Francis Coppola's masterpiece, "The Godfather," is set in Sicily, with its azure sea and quaint towns. Bar Vitelli is one of the filming locations and is located in the town of Savoca, about a 45-minute drive from Taormina on top of a mountain. There are many other Godfather locations scattered around Taormina, and fans from all over the world enjoy traveling to these sacred places.
Taormina is one of the best resorts in Sicily, surrounded by the spectacular views of Mount Etna and the Ionian Sea. The origins of Taormina date back to the 4th century BC, and it is a city of history with many ancient ruins. You can stroll along the quaint alleys and piazzas, and discover the beauty of the elevated city, or relax on the beach and take in the intricate coastline and islet scenery, and enjoy the relaxing resort atmosphere.