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Pubblicato il 05 febbraio 2018

Sul blog di Andrew Harper’s Discovering Italy’s untouched region of Basilicata

Basilicata is one of the most remote and least visited parts of Italy, but during a recent road trip, we discovered a fascinating and stunningly beautiful region that will remain long in the memory

Sul sito di Andrew Harper’s hideaway report, “The sere southern Italian landscape is marked by dramatic cocoa-colored ravines. Rolling fields of golden wheat and white villages perched on hilltops that look like low clouds from afar. Although one of Italy’s smallest regions, Basilicata can boast a sandy coastline on the Ionian Sea, a distinctive cooking style and some excellent little-known wines. Its true gem is the town of Matera. Continuously inhabited for more than 9,000 years, Matera has both a modern town, where most of its inhabitants live today, and an old town, which was originally a troglodyte settlement, with caves bored into the soft vanilla-colored limestone of a bluff”…

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