International tourist center loved by famous writers and artists (Goethe, Maupassant , Rouel and others), Taormina will fascinate you with its streets, its natural beauty, its sea with the beautiful Isola Bella, its palaces, monuments and places of the past. Among them, the magnificent GreekTheatre. Founded by colonists, it was a Roman province and an Arab, Norman, Swabian, Angevin, Aragonese city. Then it became Sicily returning to the Hasburgs and to the Bourbons until 1860.
In this charming city, one of the most qualified Italian film summer events takes place, the Taormina Film Festival. It’s renowned for the participation of the most prestigious members of international cinema and for the spectacular open-air screenings in the background of the ancient Greek amphitheater .