Castiglione di Sicilia
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Castiglione di Sicilia is found to North of Etna and it includes seven hamlets: Passopisciaro, Gravà, Rovittello, Verzella, Sollicchiata, Castrorao and Mitogio. The territory of the commune to Castiglione di Sicilia is one of larger the province of Catania. It is developed between the Alcantara Valley and the Etna's territory until arriving to centrals craters. The origins of Castiglione di Sicilia can be noticed already from its etymology, Castel Leone, ancient fortification that dominate the Alcantara. They were many people who inhabited it, beginning from the Greeks who constructed on rocca a sight zone; the Roman that constructed the bridges, the Arabs who modified the methods of irrigation and the last svevi and normanni, with which Castiglione di Sicilia will be city direction.
The legends and the history are many that ruotano around to this above all regarding city the castle. The entire territory is protected is in the landscaped and naturalistic field. In Castiglione di Sicilia we find numerous companies vitivinicole that produce wines of optimal quality, from the DOC of the Etna to the IGP. Moreover there are many hazel-trees that are searched in the local industries and also outside.
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