Messina. Located in the northeastern corner of the island of Sicily, Messina is a charming port city with a rich history and stunning architecture. Visitors can admire the impressive Cathedral of Messina, featuring its iconic astronomical clock, and explore the nearby Regional Museum of Messina to learn more about the city’s past. For a scenic view of the city and the Strait of Messina, head to the hilltop Sanctuary of Montalto. Don’t forget to indulge in the local cuisine, including fresh seafood and the famous Sicilian cannoli. Messina is truly a gem worth exploring.