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Cyclopean Isles

Via Marina, 1, 95021 Aci Castello CT, Italia, Aci Castello, Italy


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Ideal Camera Settings

Difficulty

Easy

Shutter

1/250

Aperture

f/8

Lenses

Wideangle (20-35mm)

Flash

no

ISO

100

Tripod

no

Filter

The Cyclopean Isles, called Faraglioni of Aci Trezza, are volcanic origin isles, lie not far from Mount Etna off the eastern coast of Sicily in the Mediterranean Sea. According to the Homeric tradition have been launched by the giant Polyphemus against Ulysses fleeing from the island after his blindness.
ITA: Le Isole Ciclopi, conosciuti con il nome di Faraglioni di Aci Trezza, sono delle isole di origine vulcanica, che sorgono di fronte Aci Trezza, in provincia di Catania, nella costa est della Sicilia. La leggenda, narrata da Omero nell'Odissea, narra che siano stati lanciati dal ciclope Polifemo contro le navi di Ulisse in fuga, dopo il suo accecamento.

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  • Transparent Nearest Airport: Catania–Fontanarossa Airport (CTA)
  • Transparent Distance from Public transport: So close
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