: San Giovanni
: A3 Pizzo
The area is renowned for its white sandy beaches, hot summers and temperate winters. There are two National Parks within easy reach and the villa is in an ideal location as a base to travel within Calabria, to the Aeolean Islands and to Sicily.
Close by within a 10 minute drive can be found the ancient town of Tropea, with an outstanding selection of bars, restaurants and gelaterias, from simple Pizzerias to an exquisite seafood restaurant - most of which have outside seating where you can soak up the local atmosphere.
Of the many beaches the nearest is at Zambrone Marina, with free car parking and only two minutes away. Beyond the promenade the long white sandy beach leads down to the blue-green ocean with rocky coves and picturesque cliffs.
Other areas of interest include Capo Vaticano, again with spectacular beaches and water sports, Pizzo town is another ancient town with splendid sights and a range of restaurants.