Zungri, the Calabrian village of stone

If Matera is the town of stone, Zungri (in Greek “rock”) is the village of rock.  A memorable testimony to prehistoric man’s ability to “adapt” to his surrounding environment, shaping rock to create shelter.  Zungri, an agricultural town in the province of Vibo Valencia, just a few kilometers from renowned places such as Tropea and […]

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The Grotto of Lamia, a true natural and geological treasure

There are many little known places in Calabria of untouched nature, shrouded in mystery and legend, yet ideal for the adventurous and passionate explorer. One of these places is undoubtedly represented by the Grotto of Lamia, a natural outdoor museum in the underbelly of Italy. Located in the Grecanica area of the Regina province, in […]

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The Sila National Park is the star of “BorgoItalia”

On Sunday, February 4th, on a variety of digital terrestrial networks, which can be viewed from the comfort of your own living room, we’ll experience the beauty of the Sila National Park. “BorgoItalia,” in episode n. 192, has in fact decided to visit the park, providing a comprehensive overview of all its attractions. The transmission, […]

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Crazy for the snow or waiting for the summer?

In a region like Calabria where we are certainly more accustomed to the sun, the sea and the mild temperatures, when the thermometer drops below 10 degrees we all feel a bit disoriented, unprepared and almost in a profound existential crisis.  The first crisis is with clothing, so to speak.  The search for the heaviest […]

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