The 19 Best Places for a Big Trip in 2019; Thrillist Travel

Looking to get away? Here are the best places to go in 2019 to make the most your precious vacation time this year.

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Matera – caves, churches and palaces; Andreas Kirchhoff; Deutsche Welle

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The 2019 Wander List: 20 hottest places to travel this year; Nicola Brady, Pól Ó Conghaile & Emma O’Reilly; Independent

How much control do we really have over our holidays?

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Matera: What tourists should know about the European Capital of Culture for 2019; Malay Mail

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Italy’s city of shame Matera becomes Europe’s pride; AFP

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Here’s Where to Travel in 2019; Christine Perez; Vogue

And the best hotels to book in each place.

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Italy’s Matera Takes Over as European Capital of Culture in January; AlBawaba

Italy’s Matera Takes Over as European Capital of Culture in January…

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The miracle of Matera: city prepares for year of culture; Euronews

Euronews’ Marta brambilla Pisoni reports from Matera as the city gears up for its opening ceremony as European Capital of Culture 2019.

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Italy: The Best of Basilicata; Marley Henderson; GoNOMAD Travel

The best of Basilicata can be found in the hidden gem of Matera, Italy’s “Best Kept Secret.” Cave dwellings, hilltop towns and ancient history.

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An Ancient Corner of Italy Finds the World on Its Doorstep; Danielle Pergament; NY Times

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