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Roseto Capo Spulico: A Christmas Enchantment between the Sea, History and Culture of Southern Italy

Located in a unique position by the sea, Roseto Capo Spulico is a hidden jewel in the heart of Southern Italy. A place where the magic of the Christmas holidays blends with the beauty of the landscape, the richness of history and the warm welcome of local culture. In this article, we will explore the wonders of Roseto Capo Spulico and its surroundings, revealing the infinite possibilities that this magical place offers during the Christmas period.

Roseto Capo Spulico: A Crossroads of Culture and Convenience

Roseto Capo Spulico shines for its extraordinary position on the sea, making it easily accessible from three international airports: Bari, Brindisi and Lamezia. At the crossroads of three distinct Italian regions – Puglia, Basilicata and Calabria – Roseto is a perfect meeting point for exploring. Just an hour away, you can visit three very different cities: Matera, Taranto and Cosenza, each with its own unique cultural and historical offer. For more information on how to reach us, click here.

The Beauty of the Sea in Roseto Capo Spulico: Sunrises and Full Moons

The sunrises at Roseto Capo Spulico are an experience not to be missed, with bright colors reflecting on the crystal clear waters of the Ionian. Evenings are equally spectacular, with full moons creating a magical and inviting atmosphere on the waterfront.

Photo by Krisztina Lakos

A Gastronomic Journey: The Flavors of the South

The cuisine of Roseto Capo Spulico is a gastronomic journey into the heart of Southern Italy. Taste the smooth pitta, the fillet, the rosamarina, the local olive oil, the wine from the Cantina Alfano, the cherry liqueur, the citrus fruits from the Piana di Sibari and the citrus salad. Discover the thousand ways to taste almonds, the famous almond mortadella, the limoncello of Rocca Imperiale, the bitter Ulivar of Oriolo, fresh fish and homemade pasta. Finish with local artisanal panettone and dry and sweet white wines.

New Year’s Eve in the Square: A Local Tradition

In Roseto Capo Spulico, New Year’s Eve is a time of community celebration. People gather in the square, with music, dancing and fireworks displays. Local people and local administrations organize events to celebrate the arrival of the new year in an atmosphere of joy and sharing.

Accommodation: An Authentic Experience in local B&Bs

Staying in one of the B&Bs in Roseto Capo Spulico means living an authentic experience. The owners, known for their warm hospitality, offer hearty breakfasts and valuable advice on the best local experiences to enjoy.

Matera: A Treasure One Hour Away

Matera, just 60 minutes by car, offers a unique experience with its Sassi and its thousand-year-old culture.

Here you can enjoy typical dishes accompanied by excellent local wines such as Aglianico.

Cosenza: Between History and Legends

Cosenza, also an hour away, offers a dive into history with the legends of Attila and the treasures of the Brutes.

Don’t miss the typical dishes such as potato nchiappuse and pitta mpigliata.

Taranto: An Immersion in Spartan History

Taranto, with its rich historical heritage linked to the Spartans and its fish-based gastronomy, is another unmissable destination just an hour’s drive away.

The Lovers’ Hold: A beating heart of Roseto

In the heart of Roseto Capo Spulico, the ‘Strettarella degli Innamorati’ is not only the narrowest alley in Europe but also a symbol of love and luck. Right here, surrounded by the treasures of Roseto such as the Federiciano Castle, the Guiscardo Castle, the Ethnographic Museum and the Shell Museum, you can immerse yourself in a unique atmosphere, which tells the story and culture of this magnificent place.

The Most Beautiful Nativity Scenes of the THREE Regions

The tradition of nativity scenes is alive in Calabria, Puglia and Basilicata. Visit the churches and enter the homes of locals to admire these artistic masterpieces.

Traditions and Events in Roseto Capo Spulico

Roseto Capo Spulico will host unforgettable moments, including religious and civil events, organized by the community and local authorities. Click here to follow the 2023 Christmass calendar.

Your Personalized Real Estate Tour

Obiettivo Casa, in collaboration with Open Apartments and Open B&B, offers you a personalized real estate tour service for those looking for a beach house or an investment in this splendid region but also in nearby ones.

New Year’s Eve Dinners for Every Taste

In Roseto Capo Spulico and nearby, you will find a variety of options for New Year’s Eve dinner. We are ready to recommend the best place based on your needs.


Roseto Capo Spulico is an ideal destination for those seeking a Christmas experience rich in tradition, culture, natural beauty and gastronomy. A place where history, culture and nature come together to create unforgettable memories.

Useful links:

How to reach us in Roseto Capo Spulico
Previous Events and Shows in Roseto Capo Spulico
B&B and accommodation in Roseto Capo Spulico
Christmas Events and Traditions in Roseto Capo Spulico
Your Real Estate Tour with Open B&B
Advice on New Year’s Eve dinners

*Main image of the article provided by the Virtual Community of Roseto Capo Spulico.

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