Calabria – Canoeing & mushrooms at the green heart of Sila

2000 km2 covers the high plateau of Sila, the green heart of Calabria. Since the ancient times, this beautiful landscape owns its name that reflects its fortune of forests. In 1968 the national park has been established, 1997 extended. Today the Sila is one of the few regions in Europe where wild wolfs are still…

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…