Settled on a hill of the Monte Tauro, Taormina
dominates two grand, sweeping bays below and on the southern side, the top of Mount Etna
, often capped with snow, offering visitors a breathtaking, dramatic and memorable view over almost one hundred miles of Mediterranean sea. Since 1994, Owner Direct Vacation Rentals
has offered villas and accommodations in hundreds of condo rentals, villa rentals, vacation rentals, and apartment rentals.
For those fond of sports the sweet climate allows participate in many kinds of sports. On the beach, one can enjoy water sports such as wind-surfing, sailing, fishing, scuba-diving, canoeing, or snorkeling
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Golfers have a great time at the "Picciolo Golf club" - a renowned 18 holes
in the typical village of Castiglione di Sicilia. Most hotels offer to book the fees at discounted rates for their guests and all the game equipment such as clubs, balls and even the proper shoes can be rented on the spot. If you are not a sports lover, you can find great shopping in town. Visitors can enjoy the best Italian stores
at reasonable prices. For those looking for relaxation, you can find spa services all around the town.
If you really want to feel at ease like a true Sicilian, just buy your favorite paper, sit down at some of the several elegant open air cafés, and just relax. That's probably the best treat of Taormina. For those looking for Sicilian cuisine, the town offers a wide choice of restaurants, trattorias and pizzerias, pastry-shops, bars, cafes, pubs and for any taste and budget. Once you select your lodging or accommodation
(villa rental, apartment rental, etc.) you’ll be set to explore this wonderful holiday destination.
Since the opening of the first hotel in 1874, Taormina has become one of the world top tourist destinations where visitors can experience a perfect combination of old times charming atmosphere, preservation of history and culture, an elegant and lively way of life to be enjoyed in relaxing walks through the old town pedestrian areas. With an abundance of accommodations to choose from (condo rental, villa rental, apartment rental, vacation rental
), you are sure to enjoy this lovely retreat.