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Discover Calabria, an emerging region in Italy

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Discover Calabria, an emerging region in Italy

January is the preferred month for Belgians to book their summer stay. So recently a new appetite for our citizens has emerged for more secret destinations, like Calabria, where bookings have jumped 230% this year. Between the steep mountains, typical small villages, the remains of antiquity, and the art of gastronomy, we provide you with the basics of this area, for a very happy stay.




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Take a stroll in the heart of Magna Graecia




Santa Maria dell'Isola Church overlooks Tropéa © Getty Beach
Antiques fans, Reggio di Calabria is the must-visit area. The cradle of ancient times, is now filled with treasures that have not been spared time. At the National Museum, enjoy the Riace bronze - two of the famous Greek statues of warriors - or visit the archaeological museum for its exceptional collections. From the medieval city center of Peso and the cathedrals of Vibo and Materano, through Tropéa and Santa Maria dell'Isola Monastery - probably…