Discover Calabria: Crotone

Crotone is a city and commune in Calabria on the Ionian Sea.  The city goes back a long way in history, having been founded in 710 BC by Greek settlers who colonized the coastal areas of Southern Italy known as Magna Graecia (which in Latin […]

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5 Questions With… In Italy Tours

Calabria is the place I’ve been calling home for almost 2 years now.  It is a place that at times is overlooked but there are also many times when someone, much like Tania of In Italy Tours, find themselves completely smitten with the beauty and […]

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5 Questions With…Megan of TorreBarolo

Having a blog has given me so many oppourtunities to meet interesting people from all over Italy with equally interesting stories .  It never ceases to amaze me how many great and inspiring people there are out there and how privileged I feel to be […]

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Basilica di San Nicola in Bari

Last year, I wrote about the history of San Nicola. Go ahead check it out, it’s a good story. La Festa di San Nicola (the Feast of Saint Nicholas) is celebrated every year in Italy on December 6th. It is a day to honor San […]

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