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The archipelago of the Aeolian Islands, in Italy, is made up of seven islands scattered along the north east coast of Sicily.
The Aeolian Islands have been defined as the "seven pearls of the Mediterranean", because they are fascinating islands of volcanic origin; nowadays there are still special events such as extremely therapeutic volcanic hot springs and thermal muds placed underwater. The oldest are Alicudi and Filicudi, which have about a million years.
The youngest islands of Volcano and Stromboli are the most active islands.
Ideally located from a geographical point of view, the Aeolian enjoy the mild climate typically of Mediterranean Sea. The average temperature ranges from 10 ° in winter to 20-21 ° C in spring and autumn, while in summer the thermometer fluctuates on the values of 20 -27 °. Few precipitation, especially in summer.
Panarea is the smallest island of the archipelago, but thanks to its vibrant nightlife is the most populated island by young people. Do not miss the magic mooring in Cala Junco.
Volcano, sailing till these islands will expect a stop at the picturesque Bue Marino Cave. Than, we will continue our navigation to Gelso, located in the southern part of the island and characterized by a fishing village.
Lipari, the largest, is called the white mountain because it is made up of pumice, a local and volcanic stone that floats on the water.
Salina is the island that has fascinated Massimo Troisi, in fact, he decided to set its film called "Il Postino" there. Salina is also famous for capers and Malvasia production, the nectar of the gods. Stromboli is like a huge black giant with plume, when the sun goes down you can see the flame of the volcano, something unique. Do not to miss excursions to the Big crater of Vulcano, alternatively you can visit the Geothermal pools to enjoy a relaxing time at the spa.
Alicudi and Filicudi are the oldest islands, beautiful, inhabitated and wild; they are frequented mainly by people who want to relax as much as possible while enjoying unique landscapes.