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We were enthusiastic about the characteristic historical centre of Cosenza, its narrow and charming alleys, its historic buildings, its majestic churches.....
We recommend to visit to everyone....Wonderful and Magic during the night !!
Cosenza old town is shabby, dirty, run-down and just a little bit scary ... but it's wonderful ... alive with people getting on with their lives (singing, arguing, kids playing, people cooking supper etc) and it's what a lot of the better-known Italian old towns...More
Centro Storico is in a bit better shape than 3 years ago--a few more shops have opened but the city government is not devoting any attention to it and not near the potential it seemed to have in the 1990s. Yes the economy in Calabria...More
This historic area is grossly overlooked and it appeared that no-one cared about it. There are great possibilities with such interesting old buildings and narrow streets however many buildings are in a shocking state of repair including the exterior of the cathedral. Just down from...More
winding streets and alleys intertwine up the hillside with hidden churches convents shops and taverns appearing in unexpected places. If you want to see REAL Italy and avoid the tourist traps then this is a must see destination