The poet Gabriele d’Annunzio once called the promenade in the city of Reggio Calabria “the most beautiful kilometer of Italy” – and this phrase is largely relevant today, especially since local real estate here is one of the most affordable in the country.
The region is located in the southernmost part of the Apennine peninsula in the area of the “toe of the Italian boot”. Due to this arrangement, Calabria is washed by several seas: from the west – by the Tyrrhenian, from the east – by the Ionian, from the north-east – by the Gulf of Taranto, and from the south-west it is separated from the Sicily by the Strait of Messina. Such a geographical location makes it easy to get to not only any part of Italy, but also to other strange countries, I actively use not only air and rail links, but also sea navigation. Continue reading