Lava Casa

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In towns and cities in the shadow of Etna, Sicily’s volcano, black stones cut from hardened lava are used for construction, as illustrated by this cottage on Etna’s slope.

4 thoughts on “Lava Casa

    • Yes, it is snow on the ground! It snows a lot on Mt. Etna. It’s almost 11,000 feet (not as tall as some in Colorado, but for the Mediterranean, and a volcano… ). I would venture to guess that in Hawaii, they have buildings made of lava stone. It’s pretty neat to see!

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