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Matera landscape Basilicata
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 Wednesday, April 20th, 2016
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The Passion of the Christ, Location: Matera

Matera stands in for the Jerusalem of 2,000 years ago in this graphic depiction of the death of Jesus Christ… (2004, Matera. Directed by Mel Gibson. Starring Jim Caviezel, Monica Bellucci) Mel Gibson directed 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...