Where to park in Matera is a question that many people are asking us and that's why I've decided to write a post about this subject. I hope it can be useful to you, just to have a better idea about the areas to avoid because of the presence of came...Continue reading
Matera, and all Southern Italy, is a land of a wide range of tastes and local products that the historical memory of the town shields carefully. In particular, Matera and its Sassi have been the cradle of the rural culture until the '50s, when the ...Continue reading
In 2019 Italy will be the heart of Europe. Then, in fact, this country will have the task of electing the city that will perform the role of "European Capital of Culture" for a whole calendar year.
That year Matera may have the chance of sho...Continue reading
After informing you about what the Sassi of Matera really are, let's see now how to get to Matera from the close city of Bari. If you want to get to Matera by train note that, unlike all the other Italian provincial capitals, Matera is not connecte...Continue reading
Despite Matera has become a prominent tourist attaction in the last years and despite in 1993 the UNESCO has declared this old town to be a World Heritage site, a lot of people still do not know what the "Sassi of Matera" really are.
Some people thi...