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Many say that San Vito lo Capo (Saint Vitus Cape) is Sicily's most beautiful beach -- and it's not hard to see why. The limestone cliffs of Mount Cofano rise above the warm sands, giving this Sicilian shoreline a breathtaking backdrop. And if you forgot your picnic lunch, never fear: You'll find a number of little eateries waiting just beyond the beach. One of these, Café Europa, is well-known for its excellent Italian sandwiches, especially the panini con panelle, or Sicilian chickpea fritters stuffed into bread. Lastly, the illustrious food festival -- Cous Cous Fest -- is also held here, annually.

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This fuming mountain, located in the Sicilian province of Catania, is Europe's largest active volcano. The easiest way to get to this majestic natural attraction is to rent a car or join a tour group (Sicily LifeandLegendary Sicilyare popular companies). Once there, you can hike on some of the craters.

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