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Crotone: Italy’s Intriguing Coastal Gem

This post was written by Evelyn Pearce, who is a freelance writer from Devon in the U.K.


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When compared with the likes of Rome, Florence and Venice, Crotone is one of Italy’s lesser-known cities. However, the picturesque seaside comune is stooped with a rich history and culture. Founded in Ancient Greek times at around 710 BC by a leader called Myscellus, it quickly became one of the most affluent and populous cities of the Magna Graecia region, and was well known for the physical strength of its men and simple but hard-working way of life. Croton, as it was then known, went on to produce many famous Olympians through the centuries, such as Milo of Croton, which further affirmed the city’s reputation as a strong and powerful force.

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Swim with the Dolphins – What’s on YOUR Bucket List?

Dolphins - Dolphins kissing Alana at Blue Lagoon Island, Bahamas  Dolphins - Dolphin kissing Barry at Blue Lagoon Island, Bahamas

FUN once-in-a-lifetime experience!
Swimming with the Dolphins was one of the best experiences of our lives! It was on our Bucket List for years – so while vacationing in the Bahamas to celebrate a special anniversary, we decided to take the plunge. It turned out to be the highlight of our trip. If you
have the chance to experience a “dolphin swim or encounter” – anywhere in the world – don’t pass it up. It’s well worth it and the memories will last you a lifetime.

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Top 10 Islands – By Region

Before planning your next Island Vacation, check out Conde Nast

Traveler’s  “Readers’ Choice Awards” for the Top 10 Islands around the world – Caribbean/Atlantic, Europe, Asia/Indian Ocean, North America and Pacific Islands.

Do you have a favorite island that you’d like to add to our list? If so, add your comments below. Thanks.

Click here for more info on World’s Top 10 Islands

 

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