Château de Melfi Castle

Castle of Melfi


Melfi Castle is a medieval castle in the town of Melfi, in the province of Potenza in the Basilicata region in Italy. Itis one of the most important medieval castles in the Mezzogiorno. Its foundation dates back to Norman times and is one of the largest medieval castles in southern Italy. The structure has undergone […]

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Matera - Crypte du péché Original Sin Crypt

Crypt of Original Sin


A few kilometers from Matera, along the Via Appia Antica, in one of the ravines that cross the plateau of the Murgia, is one of the most beautiful places in the south of Italy: the Crypt of Original Sin. In a hollow rock overlooking the limestone cliff , the skilful hand of ” Flower Painter […]

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Maratea - Statue Christ Redentore

Statue of Christ


Located in the former Maratea Superiore, also known as the prefecture of Castello, by the Florentine sculptor Bruno Innocenzi (Florence 1906-1986) and commanded by Count Stefano Rivetti of Valcervo, the statue was erected in 1965 on the summit of Monte San Biagio in the place where there was a memorial cross stone. Second behind only […]

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Matera - Église San Pietro Barisano Church

San Pietro Barisano Church


San Pietro Barisano, originally called St. Peter Veteribus, is the largest cave church of the city of Matera. Archaeological research has identified the first structure, dating from the twelfth or thirteenth century, under the floor. With a first intervention of expansion between the fifteenth and sixteenth centuries they built the side chapels. These interventions are […]

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