In far- off times the territory, as the acrcheological remains testify, registers the presence of human settlements. It is of great interest the site in Broglio area where it has been dug out a protostoric village and findings which date back to the Middle Bronze Age and to the First Iron Age. In the Iron Age the contacts with Greece and the Phoenicians, started at the end of the Bronze Age and stopped at the Final bronze Age , resume more and more intensely: fragments of painted cups and a scarab have been found on the last pavement of the ditch. Similar evidence come from the acropolis of Terra Mordillo and Francavilla Marittima.
You can also easily see two Saracens towers whose function was to spot Saracens' arrival
Another line of business is fishing. Every day motor trawlers and fishing boats sail to come back in the evening with the catch of fish. The fish market of Trebisacce is a reference point for all fishermen of Ionian coast line