In order to fall in love with the beautiful region of Cilento, you have to have a few information about it.
If you are running out of time and you have to select one city to visit, put Agropoli on your list. Agropoli is the largest town of Cilento and its main harbour.
According to the locals, Cilento is famous for keeping on the “traditions” of the Mediterranean Diet.
Do not miss to pay a visit at a restaurant of the region and have a traditional dish in order to see yourself what the Mediterranean cuisine can offer you.
According to many ancient Greek myths and legends, the names of some towns derive from ancient Greek words.
Typical examples are those of the town Velia, which is thought to be named after the Greek word “Elea”, and Paestum, which comes from the ancient Greek name “Poseidonia”.