Mazara del Vallo The Essential
Mazara appeals by its animated seaside atmosphere and also by its authentic harbour activity and shipyards. A major port in Antiquity thanks to its sheltered position at the mouth of River Mazaro and proximity to Africa, it enjoyed a golden age under the Arabs and Normans. Ever a destination for immigrants, the city continues to remain home to a significant percentage of Africans.
Born in Mazara in 1920, Pietro Consagra,