La Dolce Vita! Watch This Guy Wear a Speedo and Swim Through the Flooded Streets of His Sicilian Town

One local wasn’t going to let an epic rainstorm rain dampen his spirits. 

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Instead, Vincenzo Profeta lives in the small town of Acireale, just outside Catania, Sicily, hit the streets in a Speedo to go swimming, drinking and surfing.


Profeta pulled the stunt last week and wrote on YouTube: “Sometimes in Sicily you don't need to go to the beach to have a swim.”

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Sicily, known for being an island of raging passions, especially for life, had one of its sons show how to have a great time despite stormy weather.

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