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  Reggio Calabria - WOI Encyclopedia Italia
Reggio Calabria (officially Reggio di Calabria, Rìggiu in Calabrian dialect, Righi in Greek-Calabrian), is the largest and the oldest city in Calabria, Italy, dating back to the 8th century BCE (see history below).
Reggio di Calabria is located on the boot toe of Italy, across from the island of Sicily.
Later Reggio di Calabria became a Byzantine city, and in the 12th century, it became part of the Kingdom of Sicily, and then in the 13th century, it became part of the Kingdom of Naples.
www.wheelsofitaly.com /wiki/index.php?title=Reggio_Calabria&redirect=no   (312 words)

  
  Reference.com/Encyclopedia/Reggio Calabria
Reggio Calabria, located on the toe of the Italian boot, is the capital of the province of Reggio Calabria.
Reggio di Calabria is located on the Strait of Messina on the other side of which lies the Sicilian city of Messina.
Reggio Calabria was the hometown of Gianni Versace, and his family were tailors in Reggio Calabria.
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 Calabria at AllExperts
Calabria, formerly Brutium, is a region in southern Italy which occupies the "toe" of the Italian peninsula south of Naples.
The switchover to Catanzaro as capital of Calabria was the cause of riots in 1970.
In the 9th and 10th centuries, Calabria, which had been the rich breadbasket of Rome before Egypt was conquered, was the borderland between Byzantine rule and the Arab emirs in Sicily, subject to raids and skirmishes, depopulated and demoralized, with vibrant Greek monasteries providing fortresses of culture.
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 Calabria - Reggio Calabria - Catanzaro - Cosenza - Crotone - Vibo Valentia - Italian Recipes - About Italy
A species of orange that grows only in Calabria, called arancia calabrese, is prized for its skin, which is boiled and candied, and sent all over Italy for use in fruitcake and pastries.
Calabria produces one-third of Italy's olive oil and is second after Sicily in the production of oranges, figs, and cedri limes.
Eggplant is the leader of the vegetable crop, and Calabrians eat it in varied ways: sauteed in olive oil with garlic and parsley; coated in egg and bread crumbs and fried; and stuffed with salted anchovies and bread crumbs.
www.italiancook.ca /Calabria.htm   (579 words)

  
 Reggio di Calabria, Italy
Reggio di Calabria (to distinguish it from Reggio nell'Emilia), "Reggio Calabria" for short, lies in the southwest of Italy, on the east side of the Strait of Messina.
The old port, the Greek Rhegion (founded in 743 B.C.) or Roman Rhegium, is the principal town of Calabria, the capital of the province and the see of an archbishop.
Reggio is the world's principal center for the production of oil of bergamot, used in making perfumes.
www.planetware.com /italy/reggio-di-calabria-i-cl-rc.htm   (155 words)

  
 Province of Reggio Calabria - Definition, explanation
Provincia di Reggio Calabria) is a province in the Calabria region of Italy.
Its capital is the city of Reggio Calabria.
Diocese in the province of Reggio in Calabria (Southern Italy).
www.calsky.com /lexikon/en/txt/p/pr/province_of_reggio_calabria.php   (187 words)

  
 ItalianVisits.com - Welcome to Reggio Di Calabria, Region of Calabria
Reggio's Duomo is handsome, and its lungomare - the long walk along the sea's edge (with botanical gardens that run parallel to some stretches) is a good walk indeed.
Reggio was the first capital of the Region of Calabria, but the capital was moved to Catanzaro in 1971, for reasons we have not yet discovered.
But, Reggio's deficiencies are more than made-up for in a practical, workman-like spirit that the Region of Calabria, one of the poorest in all Italy, badly needs if it is to secure its future.
www.italianvisits.com /calabria/reggio_calabria   (702 words)

  
 Università Mediterranea di Reggio Calabria
Reggio Calabria is the most highly populated city in the Calabrian Region (around 180.000 inhabitants) and is situated on the southern tip of the region on the eastern side of the Straits of Messina and opposite the city of Messina to which it is closely linked.
Reggio Calabria is a very ancient settlement and clear traces of the Roman and Greek period are visible.
The University Campus is in the Feo di Vito district on a hill overlooking the port.
www.unirc.it /english   (1820 words)

  
 Reggio Calabria Hotels Calabria
Reggio Calabria is situated on the Easter coast of the Straight of Messina, at the foot of the Aspromonte.
An ancient city, founded by the Greeks, Reggio Calabria is, after Cuma, the oldest Greek settlement in Southern Italy.
In the immediate vicinity of Reggio Calabria lies Nicotera, one of the oldest and most picturesque towns of the Thyrrenian Coast.
www.italytraveller.com /en/r/calabria/a/reggio-calabria   (234 words)

  
 Reggio Calabria Yacht Charter
Reggio Calabria is located on the eastern coast of the Strait of Messina.
There are strong currents on Spring Tides, but the Winds here are predominately northerly in the summer and southerly in the Spring and Autumn.
Reggio Calabria has one of the most important archaeological Museums in Southern Italy, with Greek Artifacts and a wide and varied collection of findings along with two tablets of Antonello and some beautiful bronze statues.
www.interyachtcharter.com /italy-reggio-calabria.htm   (207 words)

  
 Reggio di Calabria - Search Results - MSN Encarta   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-17)
Reggio di Calabria - Search Results - MSN Encarta
Wheat, citrus fruit, figs, potatoes, and olives are grown, and livestock raising, forestry, and fishing are important economic activities.
Bruttium, ancient country in Italy, roughly corresponding to the modern region of Calabria.
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 ITALIA Regions of Italy - Calabria
Reggio Calabria is the seat of the Regional Council.
In Cosenza and Reggio Calabria, we can find remains of the Roman Age, such as baths, theaters and bridges.
In Reggio Calabria, the National Museum holds one of the most important archaeologic collection in Italy: Paleolithic, Byzantine and Arab art, relics of the Bronze and Iron Ages, tomb outfits, pictorial tables and the world famous
www.italiantourism.com /calabria.html   (290 words)

  
 Trips 2 Italy | Trip planning and description of Reggio Calabria Calabria Italy | Travel guide and information of ...
This description page of Reggio Calabria, in the Italian region of Calabria, will guide you in planning your trip to Italy and help you find useful travel information about this Italian city.
Reggio Calabria, which is the largest town of Calabria and also the main centre of commerce, stands in a splendid position on the eastern coast of the Straits of Messina, where the straits open into the Ionian Sea.
It enjoys an exceptionally mild climate all the year round and, for this reason, is a popular climatic and seaside resort.
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 Travels with S/Y Thetis 04: Samos to Reggio Calabria
In Athens I was joined by my friend Manos Castrinakis and we sailed for the next 6 days to Reggio Calabria in Italy via the Corinth Canal, Corinth, and the islands of Trizonia and Cephallonia.
As we approached the lights of many inhabited areas, on both Calabria and Sicily, began to show clearly, and soon a fiery red sliver was hanging from the sky in the dark where Mt.
We finally arrived in Reggio Calabria [38° 07.6' N 15° 39.1' E] at 0710.
www.sy-thetis.org /Thetis2004/ToReggio/ToReggio.html   (4334 words)

  
 Hotel Reggio Calabria, Hotels Reggio Calabria, Welcome, Reggio Calabria, Hospitality Reggio Calabria, Lodge Reggio ...
It is aristocratic and prospers thanks to its advantageous position in the centre of one of the most important communication lines of those times.
Reggio, however, experienced and destruction during the Greek expansion in Italy, until, threatened by Pyrrho and the Carthapinians, it decided to ally with the Romans who then took over the town.
But very little remains of its historical past, because Reggio was completely destroyed a number of times by earth-quakes.
www.emmeti.it /Welcome/Calabria/ProvReggio/Reggio/index.uk.html   (234 words)

  
 Notizie sul servizio - Trenitalia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-17)
Le principali variazioni introdotte in Calabria con il nuovo orario regionale, in vigore sino al 9 giugno 2007:
Con il treno 3660/1, in partenza da Reggio Calabria alle ore 7.05, sarà possibile raggiungere Cosenza senza cambio a Paola; stessa possibilità è prevista con il treno 3698/9 in partenza da Cosenza alle 12.50 per chi volesse raggiungere le località a sud di Paola, fino a Reggio Calabria.
Questo treno, infatti, in partenza da Reggio Calabria alle ore 16.05 sarà prolungato fino a Sapri con arrivo alle ore 19.50, ed a Paola potrà essere utilizzato dai viaggiatori in arrivo con treno 22484 in partenza da Cosenza alle ore 17.50.
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 Hotels in Reggio di Calabria (province)
Palmi, RC This hotel is surrounded by olive trees and is very close to the enchanting beaches of the Costa Viola.
Reggio Calabria, RC The hotel is located next to the motorway and the city center.
Reggio Calabria, RC In an excellent vantage point, between two areas, situated north of Reggio Calabria, with views overlooking the Straits of Messina.
www.expedia.co.uk /daily/hotels/Italy/ReggioCalabria.asp   (345 words)

  
 Stenografico n. 9 del 25/09/97   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-17)
Questa è, per altro, la prima sede in cui ho modo di esternare i risultati della stessa al di là della sfera prettamente giudiziaria, quindi sia della procura distrettuale di Reggio Calabria sia della Direzione nazionale antimafia che, nella persona del dottor Maritati, aveva seguito anche il coordinamento tra le procure distrettuali e quelle ordinarie.
Infatti, alcune motonavi sono affondate in aree ricadenti nella giurisdizione della procura di Reggio Calabria, altre in siti diversi e comunque sono stati avviati procedimenti penali in varie procure.
La circostanza della sua presenza in un paese preaspromontano, davanti alla casa di un pregiudicato, non è stata assolutamente chiarita, in quanto la stessa persona si è avvalsa della sua qualifica ed ha affermato che si trovava in quel luogo per caso in veste di semplice accompagnatore della persona che era con lui.
www.parlamento.it /parlam/bicam/rifiuti/Sedute/09.htm   (849 words)

  
 CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Reggio di Calabria
The city is situated on the slope of the Aspromonte, at the extreme end of the peninsula, communicating with Messina by a line of ferries.
When all Southern Italy was united to the Patriarchate of Constantinople, Reggio became a metropolitan see with thirteen suffragans, and followed the Greek Rite, which was changed to the Gallican after the Norman Conquest; Archbishop Ricciulli adopted the Roman Rite in 1580.
The sees suffragan to Reggio are: Bova, Cassiano (in the Ionian islands), Cantanzaro, Cotrone, Gerace, Nicastro, Nicotera and Tropea, Opido, Squillace.
www.newadvent.org /cathen/12717a.htm   (700 words)

  
 Facoltà di Ingegneria - Università Mediterranea di Reggio Calabria
Facoltà di Ingegneria - Università Mediterranea di Reggio Calabria
Consulta il Manifesto degli Studi (sezione generale / sezione ingegneria) dell'Università Mediterranea di Reggio Calabria e l'Offerta Didattica della Facoltà di Ingegneria.
Facolta' di Ingegneria - Università MEDITERRANEA di Reggio Calabria - responsabile: Maurizio CAMPOLO
www.ing.unirc.it   (107 words)

  
 Reggio di Calabria, Italy News
Local news for Reggio di Calabria, Italy continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.
The wreckage of the hydrofoil ferry the 'Segesta'
Friday, 02 June, 2006 This summer Air Malta will operate a series of 10 flights between Reggio Calabria and Barcellona and will be bringing over to Malta an increased number of students from the Reggio Calabria...
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 Air Malta first Flight to Reggio Calabria
The mayor of Reggio, Dr Giuseppe Scopelliti, was present to greet the flight, passengers and crew.
This particular initiative of introducing flights between Malta and Reggio was made possible with the assistance and cooperation of the Comune di Reggio Calabria.
On the inaugural flight from Malta to Reggio there were a group of Maltese journalists and another group of journalists from the Reggio region.
www.di-ve.com /dive/portal/portal.jhtml?id=188572&pid=1   (481 words)

  
 Reggio di Calabria travel guide - Wikitravel
Lungomare is the beautiful promenade along the beach separated by the inland Corso Vittorie by a small strip of botanical garden of palm trees.
A few blocks inland (east) Corso Guiseppe Garibaldi is the main artery of Reggio.
Reggio is as dead in the daytime as a Segio Leone movie.
wikitravel.org /en/Reggio_di_Calabria   (375 words)

  
 BlogPulse Search Results for: calabria   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-17)
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Piogge inizialmente deboli su Campania e nord Calabria tendenti ad intensificarsi nel corso della giornata e ad estendersi ai settori appenninici di Molise e Lucania....
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 Travels with S/Y Thetis 1996: Reggio Calabria
The portion described is the stay at Reggio Calabria, Italy.
It is illustrated with maps and photographs, also included are some historical and geographical descriptions of the places visited as well as several links to other related web sites.
In the museum they have a nice arrangement of murals and recorded information, in several languages, for Paleolithic and Neolithic Calabria but nothing except very brief Italian labels for the Greek and Roman sections.
www.sy-thetis.org /Thetis96/Reggio.html   (1250 words)

  
 TicketOne
I biglietti per assistere all'incontro Reggina-Messina in programma il 3 febbraio allo Stadio Granillo di Reggio Calabria sono validi per il recupero della partita in programma il prossimo 18 aprile.
Nel pomeriggio di giovedì 5 ottobre sarà avviata la prevendita dei biglietti per l'incontro in programma a Reggio Calabria, stadio Granillo il 15 ottobre.
Nel pomeriggio di martedì 12 settembre sarà avviata la prevendita dei biglietti per l'incontro in programma a Reggio Calabria (stadio Granillo) il 17 settembre.
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 Reggio Calabria - Vendita case - Appartamenti in affitto - Immobili - Eurekasa.it
Reggio Calabria - Vendita case - Appartamenti in affitto - Immobili - Eurekasa.it
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REGGIO CALABRIA: immobile luminosissimo, di 240 mq sito al 1°piano, a due passi dal porto, adiacente agli uffici del...
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 Hotel Reggio Calabria, Hotels Reggio Calabria, Welcome, Reggio Calabria, Ospitalità Reggio Calabria, Albergo Reggio ...
Molto antiche sono le sue origini che risalgono alla seconda metà del VII secolo a.C. e sono collegate alla fondazione di altre città calcidesi fra cui Zancle, cioè Messina.
Città aristocratica e prospera grazie alla felice posizione al centro di una delle più importanti vie di comunicazioni di quei secoli, Reggio conobbe tuttavia guerre e distruzioni durante l'espansione dei Greci in Italia, finchè, temendo Pirro e i Cartaginesi, si alleò con i Romani che la sottomisero.
Ma ben poche sono le testimonianze del passato, perché Reggio fu più volte completamente distrutta dai terremoti.
www.emmeti.it /Welcome/Calabria/ProvReggio/Reggio/index.it.html   (144 words)

  
 Reggio Calabria Hotels - Reggio Calabria Italy Hotel Reservations
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