Brancaleone Superiore is a ghost town on top of a hill. His people were farmers and shepherds. Around 1955 landslides forced its inhabitants to leave the village forever.Read more
Brancaleone Superiore is the site of the old town of Brancaleone, Calabria, Southern Italy. Of ancient origin the town was struck, during its history, repeatedly by earthquakes and landslides that led to its final abandonment in 1951. The inhabitants moved to the coast where the new town of Brancaleone Marina had risen.