Maratea, from Land to Sea…and Viceversa
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Maratea, from Land to Sea…and Viceversa

In 1965, on the highest point of Monte San Biagio, the imposing statue of Christ the Redeemer was erected. Besides the importance of its dimensions, there is another really curious detail: whatever the observation point (the sea or the land) the Redeemer seems to be ...

Maratea, Potenza, PZ, Basilicata
Basilicata  Beach  Summer  
Metaponto: Beaches and the Doric Temple of Hera
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Metaponto: Beaches and the Doric Temple of Hera

Metaponto is a delightful seaside resort located in the municipality of Bernalda about 48 km from Matera. @wikimedia commons Along the coast, lies the Metaponto Lido surrounded by greenery. You'll find a variety of beach resorts and restaurants with menus ranging from pizza to seafood specialties. In ...

Metaponto, Bernalda, MT, Basilicata
Via Crucis in Matera
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Via Crucis in Matera

The year 2019 was the year of Matera: the "European Capital of Culture" reserved for the elite. Among the numerous cultural initiatives that were planned throughout the entire year in the city, this particular adventure is a journey of Matera's Via Crucis or the Stations ...

Matera, MT, Basilicata
Matera’s Ionian Coast: Metaponto and Pisticci
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Matera’s Ionian Coast: Metaponto and Pisticci

Matera's Ionian Coast is a gorgeous stretch of paradise on earth. By now, most travelers have heard of Matera, the city of the sassi (stones) and its famous cave dwellings. It's also the 2019 European Capital of Culture. This ancient city is beginning to make a name ...

Metaponto, Bernalda, MT, Basilicata
Basilicata  Beach  Summer