Beautiful Sicily dives @ Isola Bella Taormina
Decided to visit sicily this long break as I wanted to spend a holiday having fresh oysters and diving. started the trip on a relaxing few days from Rome.. Driving down the nice, relaxing Amalfi coast.. Passing by Naples for famous pizza lunch
then down to Pompei. Spent the morning walking around Pompei.. It was really sunny! Had lunch at Le Sirenuse in stunning Positano.
Went to Capri…. Ghetto Azzura….
amalfi coast is just simply beautiful.
Off to Sicily next… Started at Taormina. Took an overnight ferry. Half a day to finish walking the whole city! Went mt etna.. Then gambini winery.. It was nice. Mt etna was freezing… Totally wrong to be in shorts and t shirt… 2900m high. Next diving- went with sea spirit. Did 4 dives.. It was really really beautiful dives.. The underwater landscape.. I vent seen before in Asia. Nice passage ways… Every dive an octopus.. Lotsa baby scorpion fishes.. Fireworks, Sea slug ( that looks like nudi)- dive sites: isola Bella north, south, canyon, roman colonnes. Well.. The colonnes under water.. Erhmm… Nothing compared to those above water.
After the first day of dive.. We dropped by Antara rocks too!
Next will be logging my dives in ustica!
I almost forgot to mention..,, there is no oysters in Italy…. Gotta go France next!!
Photos courtesy of Ms Joey Tan.