A trip through Calabria with the new Marco Polo Guide

An unpublished Calabria, rich in thousands of years of history, good food and authentically beautiful places, “The most interesting and multifaceted region of Southern Italy.”  Describing it in these words is Peter Amman, author of the new tourist guide by Marco Polo, published by EDT publishing house and dedicated to those who want “easy trips” […]

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A unique place of wonder: the Sanctuary of the Madonna of Polsi

In the heart of the Aspromonte, climbing up towards Montalto, then heading down towards the valley, stands the Sanctuary of the Madonna of Polsi, one of the most mystical places in the South. Surrounding the sanctuary are several stories and legends. One of these legends holds that in the 11th century, a herdsman, looking for […]

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Pietra Cappa, the largest monolith in Europe

Fascinating, impressive and mysterious, almost paralyzing.  This is how it appears to visitors of Pietra Cappa, the highest monolith in Europe overlooking the village of upper Natile, occupying about 4 hectares of land at a towering height of over 100 meters. Located on the eastern side of the Aspromonte Park, in the Valley of the […]

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The ASPROMARATHON: last stop for the amateur cycling World Cup

Coming in October, the first edition of the “ASPROMARATHON,” a competition inserted into the circuit of the four races which make up the amateur cycling world cup in 2016. Organized by Rolling Bike of Reggio Calabria, under the auspices of the Acsi, (Italian Association of Sporting Centers) headed by CONI and involved in promoting sport […]

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The new spirit of the Aspromonte

Conscious, to have an awareness towards our surroundings whether it be for people or for nature. This is the first adjective that comes to mind knowing Nicola Casile, an official tour guide at the National Park of the Aspromonte. Already a rapper with amazing rhythms, if you didn’t know the Italian lyrics you would think […]

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The Bova-Gallicianò nature itinerary has been reopened

Thanks to the Park of Aspromonte authority, the paths of Calabrian Greeks have been made accessible again The nature itinerary which goes from Bova to Gallicianò has finally been re-opened. The inauguration event was held on October 18, during an initiative launched by the Park Authority and the cooperative “Tutela dell’Aspromonte”, that carried out the […]

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