lamezia Terme is closely associated with the sea. The town is surrounded by white, unpolluted beaches and beautiful bays. The upper plain of the Sila to the north, with its stunning mountains and alpine landscape, is rich in forests and lakes. In the area around Lamezia Terme, there are also important artistic sites in Greek and Roman temples as well as palaces from the Bourbon times can be found across the region. The local cuisine is interesting, rich and largely undiscovered. Lamezia Terme commonly, named Lamezia, is an Italian city with around 80 000 inhabitants. The city is found between the cliffs of the Tyrrhenian coast and the sand dunes of the Ionic coast, just to the south of the Sila, a sort of Alpine range in the heart of the Mediterranean.