Cariati is a small commune and town near the Ionian Sea. It is a part of the Cosenza province of the Calabria region of south Italy.

The town has strong Roman Catholic history. Not only that some of the famous bishops of the Catholic Church come from this place but according to history, the diocese of the town was united with another diocese which is the Cerenza. This happened during the 11th century. The town’s patron saint is San Leonardo.

Cariati is a small but beautiful commune with more than 8000 inhabitants. It is also near the coastal areas of south Italy with only few steps away from the beaches. The town offers a typical Calabrian lifestyle. With beaches near the city, people love the summer season where everyone is flocking the seaside for a much awaited water indulgence. The climate is characterized by the mountainous air from the mountain regions of Calabria. The area is much surrounded by crystal clear waters, eye-catching town and seaside views all of which reflects the laidback and serene lifestyle of the town.

Nowadays, as the Calabrian region is starting to open up to world, hotels in town are starting to flourish. The tourism industry is beginning to grow. Hotel accommodations are modernized in order to attract visitors. Top rated hotels in the area includes B&B La Serena and Hotel Gattopardo located in the marina. Shops, bars and cafeterias are like bushes that are sprouting in every corner. The town owes its fame to its calm environment that is blessed with natural wonders and historical facets as well. Other attractions to the area include the old Cariati town which houses a cathedral that is a monument to the Catholic religion. The old town has 18th century walls and interiors that are a sight to behold.

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