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By Italia Travel & Life On Thursday, September 20th, 2018
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Matera travel guide

Sara Scarpa explores some of the best things to see and do – plus top places to eat and stay – in the atmospheric southern city of Matera in Basilicata Photos by Iain Reid What to see and do Discover Matera More...

Matera, Basilicata, Italy (sassi di Matera)
By Italia Travel & Life On Thursday, September 20th, 2018
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48 Hours in Matera

Sara Scarpa flies south to visit a unique town in Basilicata that lives in the imagination of all Italians… Photos by Iain Reid unless otherwise stated Photo by Getty Images   Lots has been written about More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Monday, January 23rd, 2017
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On the wire – Italy’s highest and fastest zip wire

High in the mountains of Basilicata, the world’s highest and fastest zip wire gives fearless travellers the ride of their lives. Fleur Kinson straps on a helmet and prepares to launch… Forget lazing by the More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Wednesday, June 8th, 2016
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Pollino National Park

The Pollino National Park represents a dramatically varied region of wonder and wilderness, offering some of the most breathtaking scenery in Italy… The vertigo-inducing Raganello Gorge shown in this photograph More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Monday, May 16th, 2016
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Godfather of Film – Exclusive Interview with Francis Ford Coppola

Francis Ford Coppola is one of the biggest names in movie-making history. Famed for his Godfather trilogy, which was based largely in Sicily as well as America, his family harks from Basilicata. In this issue of More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Friday, November 13th, 2015
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Sassi di Matera

The Sassi di Matera are a series of ancient cave dwellings in the comune of Matera, in Basilicata. In fact there are two series of caves: the Sasso Caveoso and the later Sasso Barisano. And yes, they are still inhabited… Cave More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Saturday, July 25th, 2015
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Sassi di Matera

The Sassi di Matera are a series of ancient cave dwellings in the comune of Matera, in Basilicata. In fact there are two series of caves: the Sasso Caveoso and the later Sasso Barisano. And yes, they are still inhabited… Cave More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Thursday, March 5th, 2015
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Sassi di Matera

The Sassi di Matera are a series of ancient cave dwellings in the comune of Matera, in Basilicata. In fact there are two series of caves: the Sasso Caveoso and the later Sasso Barisano. And yes, they are still More...