PAOLA – The Town of the Churches
On the western coats It is a delightful, little town, with a modern, seaside lungomare as well as a medieval character in the inland
The city takes the name from San Francesco di Paola (1416-1507), founder of the Minims, the strictest order of the Franciscans is the city . As a matter of fact, Paola has a deeply religious soul: it is here that you can find some of the most beautiful churches of the Region. Just to name a few: Santuario di San Francesco, Santissima Annunziata, Santa Maria di Monte Vergine and Santa Caterina.
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