Savoca – The Godfather’s village

Don_Vito_Corleone

A tour of the most characteristic of the Ionian coast, through art and history.
Savoca, a village perched on a hill bivertice rocky, City of Art and “the seven country faces.”
Preserves, in its territory, ancient ruins of medieval, Renaissance and Baroque. It is also famous because it has a crypt in which they are stored and displayed the embalmed corpses of some chiefs in the country dating XVIII° century and XIX° century, and for being chosen as a set of many successful films such The Godfather of Francis Ford Coppola  in 1972, and La vita rubata in 2007.

savoca2

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>