ISCHIA - ITALY

 

 

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Ischia is a volcanic island in the Tyrrhenian Sea with a population of over 60,000. Located at
the northern end of the Gulf of Naples, Ischia is almost entirely mountainous, with the highest peak being volcanic Mount Epomeo at 788 meters which was active in Classical times. Ischia os the largest of the Neapolitan islands and a popular tourist destination. Its 67 fumaroles, 103 springs and 29 thermal spas are some of the largest in the world and help cure illness and tone body and spirit.


Website:  http://www.ischia.it/portaleischia_uk/ischia/html/ischia.htm

Sister City since 
November 8, 2006

Distance from LA
7,448 miles

Population
City over 60,335 - Country 58,133,509

Climate
Predominately Mediterranean; Alpine in far north; hot, dry in south.

Local Time
GMT +1  (9 hours ahead of Los Angeles) 

Currency 
Euro