Morano Calabro is a delightful village in the province of Cosenza, surrounded by the wonderful panorama of the Pollino Park. And it is thanks to the Pollino massif, which exceeds 2,000 meters abundantly, that this small town has enjoyed extreme good fortune since the time of the Ancient Romans. And even today, visitors cannot help but be enchanted ...

Parmigiano Reggiano cheese retains its position as the most significant Italian PDO product among those crafted (also) in mountain areas. Data provided by the Consortium for its protection reveals that in 2022, the production of the “King of Cheeses” in mountain zones amounted to 846,000 wheels, registering an impressive +10.5% upsurge compared to...

Even well-traveled Italophiles often overlook Calabria, the “toe” of boot-shaped Italy and home to spectacular coastline and rough-edged inland mountains dotted with time-forgotten villages—many semi-abandoned. These villages were the fodder for waves of emigration to the north of Italy and even abroad over the past century; many Italian-American f...

On August 21, 2023 an exciting "Nostos," a return journey to discover territories at the crossroads of peoples, cultures, and traditions that have called the Mediterranean home in different phases of history will take place at Max Enoteca Trattoria in Cirò Marina, Calabria.  During the day long forum, Arcadians, Oenotri, Achaeans, and then Romans,...

Overlooking the Ionian Sea and the Tyrrhenian Sea, Calabria is a real hidden gem in southern Italy. With its magnificent beaches, unspoilt nature and rich cultural heritage, this land is a true paradise for lovers of nature and ancient history. A hidden treasure waiting to be discovered. Calabria in pills is the ideal guide to understand what is fa...

When temperatures soar, a few nibbles and a glass of vino are all we need to celebrate the season. Italy’s 20 regions offer such diversity in terms of appetizer recipes that you can sample many of the world’s best flavors simply by taking a bite of a crunchy bruschetta or breaking apart a mozzarella-filled supplì (risotto croquette) to discover a s...

The production of artistic ceramics in the province of Reggio Calabria and, more broadly, across the whole region, is one of the most ancient and upcoming local traditions. Thanks to the perseverance of skilled ceramists, coupled with the resourcefulness of capable young craftsman, it stands today as one of those ancient crafts whose origins, techn...

Italian rail operators, Azienda Regionale Sarda Trasporti (ARST) and Ferrovie della Calabria (FdC) have contracted Stadler to deliver the first narrow-gauge hydrogen trains to Italy. This contract is comprised of two framework agreements covering the supply and maintenance of 10 hydrogen trains for ARST in Sardinia and 15 hydrogen trains for FdC in...

In Calabria, the Tyrrhenian and Ionian seas spin their peacock wheel. While it's tempting to get lost in the allure of the sparkling coast resorts, there's so much more to this region than meets the eye. From its rich history and culture to breathtaking natural wonders, Calabria has something for everyone.  To help you experience the best of this e...

Where better to spend your lake vacation than in Italy? Our peninsula has a significant number of lakes, to be precise we are talking about 1500, all with different characteristics. For your lake vacation in Italy, you can choose any destination: from north to south and you can even choose the region that most appeals to you. Preferring a lake vaca...