11.There are three active volcanic craters on top of Mount Stromboli.
The eruptions of the upper craters are usually brief but violent. They usually eject lava, ash, and cinders several hundred meters above the cone.
12.The volcano appears in literary works.
Jules Verne in his book "Journey to the Center of the Earth," ends his novel with the three protagonists escaping to the surface via the Stromboli volcano shaft.
The volcano is also mentioned in "Thus Spoke Zarathustra" by Friedrich Nietzsche.
Alexander Dumas also wrote about Stromboli.
13.According to Clyde S. Kilby, a prominent literary scholar, J. R. R. Tolkien based the Mount Doom, volcano located in Mordor, Middle-earth with the Stromboli volcano.
14.In 1950, Roberto Rossellini made the movie "Stromboli, Land of God", which is set entirely on the island of Stromboli.
The movie'scast includes Ingrid Bergman, Mario Vitale and Renzo Cesana.
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