The castle Vibo Valentia

The Norman Castle of Vibo Valentia is located on the top of the city hill, where during ancient times there was the acropolis of Hipponion (the ancient name of Vibo Valentia). It was built by the Normans in the 13th century. It was a prison and nowadays it is an citizens began the restoration of the Norman Castle, which is stillThe Norman Castle of Vibo Valentia is located on the top of the city hill, where during ancient times there was the acropolis of Hipponion (the ancient name of Vibo Valentia). It was built by the Normans in the 13th century. It was a prison and nowadays it is an  owned by the Italian state.

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Cathedral San LeoLuca

The church of Santa Maria Maggiore and San Leoluca is the main place of Catholic worship in Vibo Valentia, located in Piazza San Leoluca. Built over the remains of an older church damaged by earthquakes, it is decorated with numerous and available baroque stuccos and preserved important works of art, including the statue by Antonello Gagini, a Renaissance work.IMG_0526.JPGaltaredownloadDuomo_Santa_Maria_Maggiore_-_Vibo_Valentia_-_Calabria_-_Italy_-_July_21st_2013_-_02.jpg