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Welcome to Vibo Valentia

Welcome to Vibo Valentia-The city of Nduja

Vibo Valentia, Calabria already Monteleone until 1928 and Monteleone, before the unification of Italy) is an Italian town of 33 609 inhabitants, capital of the province in Calabria.È the most populous municipality in the so-called Coast of Costa or beautiful. The urban area has a population of 87 245 abitanti.La town of Vibo has a long history of over 8,000 years, it has also been the capital of Calabria Ultra and treasury of Calabria (Further and Hither).

Information and facts

Tourism

Tourism is undoubtedly the most important item in the economy of the Province of Vibo Valentia, thanks to the presence of coastal towns such as Tropea, Pizzo and Capo Vaticano (Ricadi), with major hotels and holiday villages suitable to accommodate every type of tourist flows . Briatico on the coast between Capo Vaticano and the sea is one of the most crystalline of Calabria and the landscape lends itself to natural spectacles as the sunsets in the background of the Aeolian Islands (Stromboli in particular).

Shopping
Going inland the landscape changes and we enter to the plateau and the Regional Natural Park of the Serre which houses among others the oasis of the lake Angitola. This is particularly flourishing craft in the area of ??Serre (Soriano and Sorianello) with the processing of wicker and ceramics. At Serra San Bruno, there is the museum of the Carthusian Monastery, the oldest existing in Italy.

Sightseeing

Villa Comunale "Regina Margherita"
Villa Gagliardi (classical aristocratic villa with architectural and artistic mostly lost, Italian vegetation and trees)
Botanic Park Palace Of France
Urban Park district Moderate Durant
Memorial Park, Piazza d'Armi (with stele dedicated to the hero of two worlds Giuseppe Garibaldi)
Lake Angitola

Time

standard time zone:UTC+1

Climate

The summer weather in the city is never really hot, barely exceeds 30 degrees, but on the other hand is wet and muggy, different situation on the marina where temperatures reach up to 35 degrees but with a much lower level of humidity. The climate is pleasant, never too cold and it often gives sunny days that reach up to 20 º. The precipitations are not very frequent, and in particular the snowfalls are rare.

Food

Typical land vibonese are wine tasting tours of the local cuisine based mainly on fish, such as surici (Fish comb) that tasted particularly in the most famous restaurant in Lace, and a choice of desserts like the typical ice cream, frozen desserts and truffles.

Local products are:
The 'nduja, spreadable salami made ??from pork.
The fileja, feature fresh pasta.
The brawn of Calabria, another sausage.
Pecorino del Poro cheese.
The ricotta Serre
The red onion.
Potatoes' mpacchiuse
The Vecchio Amaro del Capo, herbal liqueur Calabria.
The liquorice, licorice liqueur Calabrese.
The wine of Brattirò.
The truffle of Pizzo, multigusto originally hazelnut ice cream.

 

 

 

 

 

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