Intriguing plots, fascinating characters. Short stories, unknown tales by anonymous sources, pervaded by the most overwhelming passions. But long and big stories too, those events lived by the protagonists who ended up straight into the History books. Core Calabro's blog is a reading corner where you find a collection of compelling and curious anecdotes about iconic figures and less known but beautiful things that have left their mark in Calabria.
Napoleon's exuberant brother-in-law, an incredible life: from the Napoleonic splendor to the ruinous fall in Calabria
The story of a wonder that became iconic: san Francesco di Paola crossing the Strait of Messina by his overcoat
How the story of the miraculous journey over the sea to reach the Sicilian coast was born. At the origin of one of the most phenomenal and legendary episodes of the Calabrian patron saint