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2 Apr

The Easter religious rites: the Cunfrunta in Stilo.

On Easter Sunday in Stilo they celebrate a suggestive and unique procession called the Cunfrunta to conclude Holy Week.

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1 Apr

Easter at Bova and the procession with the “Pupazze”.

At Bova every year on the Palm Sunday before Easter an ancient rite is celebrated.

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19 Mar

San Giuseppe’s Day in Calabria.

On every March 19th, in Italy the San Giuseppe’s Day is celebrated as well as the Father’s Day.

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9 Feb

Tiriolo, the hamlet of the 2 seas.

Tiriolo is a little village near settled in the narrowest part of the whole Calabria and the rest of Italy.

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14 Apr

The Vallje in Frascineto.

Every Thursday after Easter in Frascineto, a little hamlet which was founded by a group of Albanian refugees, in Pollino National Park area, the Vallja take place.

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14 Sep

An Individual Trip in Calabria

When you choose Calabria as destination of your trip, the risk is always to be beautifully surprised.

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30 Mar

The “Vattienti” ritual in Easter.

During the Holy Week before Easter, in Verbicaro near Cosenza, the annual ritual of the Vattienti (the Flagellants) takes place.

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24 Jan

The comeback trip in Calabria.

About 1 year ago, in 2017, I received an email with the object “Desde la Patagonia” (From Patagonia).

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23 Dec

Sightseeing of Mendicino: traditions, religion and myths.

Leaving Cosenza towards Mount Cocuzzo, you arrive at the medieval village of Mendicino which was once an important silk centre.

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2 Dec

San Pietro a Maida and the Route of the Mills.

San Pietro a Maida is a little town near Catanzaro and is very famous for the production of olive oil.

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