Ferrara – a beautiful historic and romantic city

Ferrara Cathedral, Emilia-Romagna, Italy

Ferrara is an inland city in the Emilia-Romagna region and the capital of the eponymous province. The city lies on the River Po (or better said close to its main channel). The sea is just about 50 kilometers away of the city. Ferrara is a beautiful historic town, which was inscribed on the UNESCO World Heritage List. It is home

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Matera – explore unique Cave dwellings in southern Italy

Matera at the canyon Le Gravine di Matera, Basilicata, Italy

Matera is a wonderful place in the arid inland region of Basilicata in southern Italy. Matera is a town situated on the edge of a deep ravine and is divided into busy upper quarter and peaceful lower quarter Sassi (“caves”), which is further divided into Sasso Barisano and more picturesque Sasso Caveoso. Matera residents formerly lived in houses dug into

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Alberobello – unique houses, that can not be found anywhere else in the world

Trulli, Alberobello, Italy

In the south Italian region of Puglia you can find really unique houses, that can not be found anywhere else in the world. These special abodes of mysterious origin, called Trulli, are one-story houses of unknown age with a circular cross section. They are scattered over a charming countryside south of Bari, especially in the towns of Alberobello and Martina

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Avola – tourist resort in Sicily

Avola - Panorama, Sicily, Italy

On the southeast coast of Sicily you can find the classic tourist resort of Avola. Town of Avola is located along with other towns such as Noto, Caltagirone, Militello Val di Catania, Catania, Modica, Palazzolo, Ragusa and Scicli in the valley of Val di Noto. All these cities were rebuilt after the massive earthquake that hit Sicily in 1693. Therefore,

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Lido di Dante – the smallest and quietest resort around Ravenna

Beach in Ravenna, Emilia-Romagna, Italy

Lido di Dante is the smallest and quietest of the resorts around Ravenna, situated 8 kilometres away of this city. The local beach has retained its original natural appearance. In 2002, there was 1 kilometre of the local beach reserved as a naturist beach. There are some water parks and a lot of clubs. The neighboring resort Lido Adriano, is

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