Posts tagged ‘Calabria’

Pentedattilo Monochrome

Pentedattilo Ghost Town

Pentedattilo, Italy

 

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Back in Old Roghudi

The ghost town of Roghudi Vecchio (Old Roghudi) is one of my favorite places. Nevertheless, it’s been several years since my last visit. Located in a deep gorge of the Aspromonte massif, the road to get there is awful, too bad for my small city car.

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The abandoned village lies on a rocky ridge overlooking the Amendolea stream. Steep mountainside slopes surround the village. Quite isolated, Roghudi Vecchio has been one of the last villages inhabited by the Greek-Calabrian linguistic minority. Read more