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Aug 30, 2005 - First day in Lipari, Isole Eolie

The trip to Lipari was again an adventure in and of itself. For one thing, all of the guidebooks claim that you can get to Lipari (an Aeolian Island off the northeast coast of Sicilia) by ferry from Messina (just north of Taormina). When actually IN Messina, however, it is a little more difficult. After asking several people (who all said the ticket office was about 300 km away, no matter how long I had walked since asking the last person), I gave up and asked a taxi driver, who told me that you can not get to Lipari from Messina- you have...

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