22 Feb

22/02 Ciaspole

Do you want to know what “Ciaspole” are? If you speak italian you can follow this link. if you speak any other language give a look to Etna Experience website to discover a new way to enjoy Etna in winter time. This is a good winter to try “Ciaspole”.


21 Feb

21/02 -41,7 Celsius (in Finland!)

We just received a mail by our old volcano friend Ahti Heikkilä from Finland (do you remember his Zafferana photos?). He wrote: “Hello Davide, How are You? I hope very well! So, we have a winter like in old time!!! Today it was in the morning minus 41,7 grader Celsius and snow about 50 – …


17 Feb

17/02 Wonderful days

Weather is perfect on Etna; temperatures are high and they should increase. Friday they will be at their peak but then they should drop down again on Saturday (more than 10 degreeses lost in 24 hours!). On Sunday forecasts expect a ‘perfect day’ with no wind, blue sky, no precipitations or any viability problem. Let’s …


14 Feb

14/02 Snow on Etna

A romantic Valentine’s Day to you all. As forecasted this night it was heavy snowing. Road has been blocked by Authority. They can arrive on Etna Sud just our hotel guests (under our responsability) and Rifugio Sapienza ones. Cable car is stopped but should be fully operative tomorrow thanks to good weather (we hope!). …yes, …


13 Feb

13/02 (even more) Snow coming

Forecasts report strong snow coming this evening and tomorrow morning. We were already plenty of snow so where will we put this new snow? 🙂


12 Feb

12/02 Telephone operative

It seems Telecom solved telephone lines problems. About forecasts since tomorrow we expect good weather but this evening strong wind will make road difficult. Once more we suggest to all our guests to arrive in hotel before sunset.