Syracuse

A coastal city notable for its archaeological sites, culture, and architecture, Syracuse is a treasure trove of Greek history.

Syracuse is a historic city in Sicily, the capital of the province of Syracuse. The city is notable for its rich Greek history, culture, amphitheaters, architecture, and as the birthplace of the preeminent mathematician and engineer Archimedes. This 2,700-year-old city played a key role in ancient times, when it was one of the major powers of the Mediterranean world. Syracuse is located in the southeast corner of the island of Sicily, right by the Gulf of Syracuse next to the Ionian Sea. The city is listed by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site
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  • Duomo of Syracuse
  • The Ear of Dionysius, Syracuse, Sicily, 2011
  • Castello Maniace
   

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