Pentedattilo Ghost Town

Pentedattilo is an impressive old village in southern Calabria. The village is a 45 minute drive from Reggio. The nearest destination which can be reached by public transport is Melito Porto Salvo or Saline Joniche.

Matera – The Stone City

The Sassi di Matera – “stone city” was probably founded by the Romans in the third century BC. The buildings are located on both sides of a valley. The streets in some parts of the Sassi is located on the rooftops of other houses. A more “modern” city was built around the thirteenth century.

Gran Paradiso National Park

Gran Paradiso National Park is located between the Aosta Valley and Piedmont regions, in the north of Italy. It was the first national park established in Italy, and the establishment was based on the protection of the ibex, which was a prime target for hunting.