Why you need to choose Calabria if you like beach holidays

Why you need to choose Calabria if you like beach holidays

Hopefully this post will be self-explanatory.  I’ve travelled around Italy and been to different beaches and am always shocked when I can compare them to those in Calabria.  There may be more nightlife or tourist shops but the beaches don’t come close. This is why since moving here I have never been on a beach holiday. I don’t have to.

Here is a list of what I consider to be the most beautiful beaches in Calabria. In this case I really do think pictures speak louder than words

Tonnara di Palmi

Tonnara

Tropea

tropea

Capo Vaticano

cap vat

Paradiso del Sub

paradiso del sub

Isola Capo Rizzuto

isola

Caminia

caminia

San Nicola Arcella

Have I forgotten any? Let me know


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