Life in Syracuse, Italy
Existing for thousands of years, Syracuse features a rich blend of cultures and civilizations. With numerous archaeological sites and architectural styles, the city creates a haven for ancient history addicts. Discover the Greek, Roman, Arab, and Norman influences on the city, sometimes coexisting in one building. Mt. Etna, the world's most active volcano, rises to 10,912 feet north of the city. Syracuse has served as a muse for writers, from Greek playwrights to Romantic era poets.