When cold winter winds are howling, it’s a thought to step outside and walk the dog.
A quake triggered by Mount Etna has jolted eastern Sicily, injuring 10 people and prompting frightened Italian villagers to flee their homes.
Italy’s Catania airport resumed full operations a day after an ash cloud from Mount Etna’s latest eruption in eastern Sicily forced it to shut down.
Fergus Davidson was one of the many north-east heroes who made sacrifices for their country throughout World War 2.
Sicily may be famed for its Mafia connections, but we discover a family-friendly island trying to break free of its past I meet my guide Erme Riccobono at the entrance to the Teatro Massimo, the majestic Palermo opera house where the last scene of The Godfather Part III was shot nearly 25 years ago.