Calabria – an explosive trip to Stromboli

Ever day, when laying at the beach, we had a fabulous view to the Stromboli. This symmetric volcano was raising its smoking silhouette in front of us and was almost screaming: come and visit me! So we did… Taking the boat from Tropea to the island of Stromboli is actually quite easy. They leave almost…

Calabria – Wine & Middle Age architecture along the East Coast

Uncountable olive trees,  lovely wineyards and middle age architechture shape the fascinating landscape of Marchesato around Crotone. Already the ancient Greeks called this region ‘Oinotaria’ – wineland. History tells that the athlets of the Olympic Games received wine from Krimisa for their victories. And until today, the pontent red wine of Ciro is still pressed…