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Mar 24, 2004 - Soverato

We are now in Soverato Marina. All the cities along the Calabrian coast have "Marina" in their names. Until just a few years ago, all the cities were in the hills, because the seaside was malaria-infested swamp. When tourist development came, the hillside towns developed seaside annexes. So there are two cities with the same name. It was a beautiful drive. The coast is gorgeous and the ocean is so blue. We got to Soverato around 4 p.m. and were met by Pat's cousin Pietro Corapi. He took us around town, bought us coffee and will take us...

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