Pescheria di Catania is the fishmarket of the city. It is an amazing sight with stallholders and the locals battling it out daily for the best price for the best of the local and imported catch.
Wikipedia's description of the city follows.
'Catania is an Italian city on the east coast of Sicily facing the Ionian Sea, between Messina and Syracuse. It is the capital of the homonymous province, and is the second-largest city in Sicily and the tenth in Italy.
Catania is known for its seismic history, having been destroyed by a catastrophic earthquake in 1169, another in 1693, and several volcanic eruptions from the neighboring Mount Etna volcano, the most violent of which was in 1669.'
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