Even though now there isn’t much left, one Portinente was the beach of the locals. Yes because this small bay has always had a historical value such as to bring it to be registered in “The Book of Symbolic Spaces“, one of the six books of the “”Register of Immaterial Heritage of Sicily””.
According to a very ancient tradition, in fact, on the beach of Porto delle Genti navigating on the waters of the sea, arrived the coffin containing the body of San Bartolomeo (became patron of the Aeolian Islands), February 13, 264 a.D.
And in the morning the air is calm and warm. Enjoy a quick swim before breakfast, or after a day of trekking, from our apartments it’s only 50 meters away!”