Pizzo Calabro

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One  of the most popular destinations in the province of Vibo Valentia is Pizzo, with one picturesque village on the coast, it is perched on the cliff edge high above the Tirreno Sea,  in the centre of the Gulf of Sant Eufemia

Admirable are the medieval streets, old aristocratic palaces and old churches including that of Piedigrotta dug out of the tuff.

Furthermore, you can visit the Aragonese`s Castle (National Monument) in which Gioacchino Murat was once imprisoned and then shot.

Pizzo is also known for his award-winning homemade Tartufo ice cream.