Tropea is one of the most famous tourist resort of Calabria. It’s situated on the Tirrenian Coast with wonderful view on the Eolie Islands, between Capo Vaticano and Vibo Valentia with white beaches and crystalline water, the most important beaches are Grotticelle Bay and Rotonda Bay and worth of a stop is the Santa Maria Church of the Island located on a rock.
When we talk about Tropea, we talks of two cities: the first in the high part of Tropea as a terrace placed on the rocky, where inhabitants live all year and the other on south part near the harbor called “Marina” that during the summer is the ideal destination of all tourists coming from all over the world.
Its first history dated since Roman period, other traces with Byzantin Empire passing throught Normans till the Aragonese domain, thanks to Tropea knews a great and florid season.
Main sightseeing to be visited in the city are: the Franciscan Monastery, the Normas Cathedrale, the city center with all the noble palaces.
Typical products of Tropea are: red onions, cold meats and cheese, wines and olives oil together with artifacts of terracotta and wicker baskets.
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Il Convento offers exclusive apartments for relax your holidays on the wonderful coast of Tropea in Calabria, all apartments have been obtained from a great work of renovation of the Convento della Pietà, dated 16° century. You’ll find comfortable rooms, breathtaking sea views, historical architecture …
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