quake in 1693.
A 6 km from Noto you come to Avola, a center that gives its name to Nero d'Avola, a grape variety from which we obtain the finest wines of Sicily. Well known and exported all over the world almond pizza.
Predominant architectural style in the city is the Liberty. Also used the floral style, treated by skilled stonemasons who, with great creativity, transformed the facades of houses and his own real stone decorations.
In the mountain area behind Avola, Cava Grande is the most spectacular. In the bottom of the quarry Cassibile the river that creates crystal clear lakes along its course, the goal continues to hikers, to achieve, venture into a twisty and steep.
Forty-five minutes drive from the hotel Siracusa, the most beautiful cities of the Mediterranean, rich in history and has seen a succession of monuments in more than three thousand years, important expressions of the greatest civilizations.