Category: Calabria

Why Calabria is the perfect destination for a family holiday

Why Calabria is the perfect destination for a family holiday

On a recent trip back to Blighty I realised that having had a baby there is a whole world that opens up to you (family changing rooms being one) but also a whole world which is now off limits. Living in Calabria has made me […]

Tropea and the Coast of the Gods

Tropea and the Coast of the Gods

The coast of Calabria has some beautiful names, the Costa Viola named after the colour of the water reflecting the land’s greenery, the Costa Tirrenica which to me sounds strong and warrior-like and the Costa degli Dei: the Coast of the Gods, which upon first […]

The best waterfalls in Calabria

The best waterfalls in Calabria

Calabria has a wealth of natural attractions from beautiful coastline to rugged mountains.  If lying in the baking sun gets too much for you, you can always find refuge by taking a plunge in a gorgeous waterfall.  After a good trek through the Calabrian countryside there is nothing more satisfying than stumbling upon water cascading down  a mountain and in the height of summer it is even better.  Here are some of the best waterfalls in Calabria. (more…)

10 reasons why Calabria should be your holiday destination for 2017

10 reasons why Calabria should be your holiday destination for 2017

Summer is just around the corner. Gym memberships are on the rise, diet plans are being googled and most people are starting to think about where they can get away for a relaxing break.  If you haven’t booked yet, why don’t you consider Calabria? Here’s […]

Stylish Stilo

Stylish Stilo

I don’t know about you but when I think of Italian villages I imagine picturesque hamlets of cobbled streets and crumbling brickwork, punctuated by church spires and little old ladies dressed in black hanging out their washing. I imagine old men sitting outside their houses […]

Getting to Calabria and getting around

Getting to Calabria and getting around

map of CalabriaSo I’ve convinced you to come and pay Calabria a visit? Hoorah! I promise you, one visit and you’ll be hooked. Now, how are you going to get here?

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