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Condrò, Province of Messina, Sicily

The small town of Condrò rises among the hills, cultivated with olive trees, citrus fruit, apricot of the "Rapisarda" quality and vineyards.

Info

  • Altitude: 52 m a.s.l
  • Population: about 530 inhabitants
  • Zip/postal code: 98040
  • Dialing Area Code: +39 090
  • Patron Saint: St. Vito

History

It was founded in the Middle Ages and was under a number of different feudal lords, among them the Isolda from Scala and the Castagna, then in 1421 Alphonse of Aragon granted the fiefdom to the Bonfiglio families, and finally in 1743 was given to Federico di Napoli.

What to see

  • The 14th-century parish church of the Madonna del Tindari.
  • The ruins of the ancient monastery of the Paolotti monks.

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