Food and Frivolity around Cosenza, Calabria

Food and Frivolity around Cosenza, Calabria, Cosenza, Italy (B)

Italy’s alluring and untouched southern region: Cosenza, Calabria – where tourists are scarce but locals, frivolity, and food are plentiful!

Unlike the milk-run of Italian tourist destinations, Calabria and especially Cosenza are nowhere to be seen on a tourist’s checklist.

This is what makes this region so special. I love the fact that Calabria is so untouched and not traversed. A region of Italy that feels as if it’s about to be unveiled to the rest of the world.

I hope to see most of it before the hoards of tourists discover Calabria and its hidden gems such as Cosenza.

You can wander the gorgeous 14th-century cobbled streets of the Old Town without bumping into or being neck-to-neck with cameras snapping in your face. Or, surrounded by flag-waving tour guides vying for the best vantage point at a famous ruin, whilst closely poking your eye out with their flag!

There is a serenity here that is both peaceful and relaxing. Take your time, wander at will, and enjoy the pace. Stop for an espresso, enjoy the ambience, and absorb an authentic and different Italy. ...... (follow the instructions below for accessing the rest of this article).
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Sights Map

Guide Name: Food and Frivolity around Cosenza, Calabria
Guide Location: Italy » Cosenza
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Article (B))
Author: Nilla Palmer
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Sight(s) Featured in This Guide:
  • Open Air Museum Bilotti
  • Mary Jane Pub House
  • Castello Normanno Svevo
  • Palco
  • Teatro dell’ Acquario
  • Museo Delle Arti e Dei Mestieri
  • Parco Romeo
  • Corso Mazzini
  • Metropolis Mall
  • Express Café
  • C House Coffee Shop
  • Bar Ritrovo Matteotti Gelataria
  • Angelo Azzurro
  • Pizzeria L’Antica Tavernetta
  • Renzelli 1803
  • Zorro
  • Rossosapore
  • Gran Caffe San Franceso
  • Campagna Amica La Bottega
  • Caffe Cliv
  • Pizzeria Osteria Vecchia Cosenza
  • Gourmet Ristorante Pizzeria
  • Retro Bar
  • Bronx Bar
  • Bulldog Ale House
  • Carrefour Zumpano