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Etna

Hephaestus at his Forge

…or, HOLY CRAP, ETNA’S ERUPTING! Etna’s been pretty smoky these past few days, and then all of a sudden the Etna watch group on Facebook starts posting pictures of lava. I guess that means it’s time to hop in the car and go exploring! In Greek mythology, Hephaestus was the blacksmith …

Etna Erupts

Wednesday night, as we were walking back from an uncharacteristically late dinner, Nick received a call from one of his coworkers. “Etna’s …

The Road to Etna

It’s been raining for DAYS.  Again. I hate to complain about rain in Sicily, because unlike other places we’ve been (ahem, Oregon), …