The Island of Salina
Salina is one of the most important tourist destinations of the Aeolian Islands and Sicily in general . From time selected as the favorite island families and long-stay vacationers in recent years the Island of Salina and ' become a popular tourist destination for young travelers who find the right balance between worldliness' and nature, relax and nightlife, always surrounded by a crystalline sea. The Salina Island also boasts some years , the Five Sails of Legambiente, assigned to those resorts that have managed to combine the best tourist offer with the environment.
Salina is the most fertile island Aeolian rich in water , are grown quality grapes from which we get the " Malvasia delle Lipari ," a sweet wine , and capers that are exported all over the world. Another important resource for the island is tourism.
In 1980 the park was established in 1981 and Salina Regional Nature Reserve of the two mountains .
It was the set of The Postman (1994 ), the last film starring Massimo Troisi .
Since 2007 is home to the SalinaDocFest , an international festival of documentary narrative .