On The Road To Mt. Etna
On the island of Sicily

Photos by Gertrude Meyer
Sunday, May 1, 2005

Photo by Gertrude Meyer

Earthquake Damage

External supports hold off building collapse in a village in the seismically active area near Mt. Etna. The volcano rumbles and the earth frequently quakes and shakes.

Photo by Gertrude Meyer

A Latter Day Ruin

This ruin is not left over from the Greek or Roman occupation of this land.

Photo by Gertrude Meyer

A Village Near The Mountain

We look across former croplands fenced and cross-fenced with lava-rock walls.
A village nestles against a foothill ridge created by some ancient lava flow.

Photo by Gertrude Meyer

Ruin of Shepherd's Cabin in Foothills

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