Reggio is situated in the south of Italy. It is the capital of the Province of Reggio Calabria. It is one of the oldest cities in Italy. Reggio Calabria Airport (Aero Porto Dello Sterto) is located four kilometres from the city. It is mainly used for domestic flights with 583,596 passengers using the airport in 2011. Book in advance and save money by searching for a cheap car hire Reggio quote today.
If you are traveling from Ireland then your best bet is probably to take an Aer Lingus flight to Catania which about an eighty kilometre drive from Reggio.
Reggio is considered a port city as well as being known as a university city. It is also sometimes known as the city of Bronzes due to its Riace bronzes which point to the cities Greek influence. These can be viewed at the Museum of Greater Greece.
Those who wish to go swimming can head down to Lungomare Falcomatà which is a seaside area located in the city. The Aspromonte Mountains are located near Reggio and contain the National Aspromonte Park as well as the Gambarie ski resort.