Places and things not to miss if you are visiting Basilicata in Southern Italy – from the UNESCO heritage Matera to the charming seaside town of Maratea.
These destinations deserve a spot on your travel list, too.
A Canadian woman has been chosen from more than a quarter million applicants to spend an expenses-paid summer sabbatical living like a local in a little-known corner of Italy.
The choice of Matera as 2019’s European City of Culture will have astonished Italians of a certain age, although not those who have ever visited it. Fifty years ago, the city was designated the ‘national shame’ of Italy, embodying everything that was wrong with the impoverished south. But it was not true then and is […]
Matera, Italy, has become one of the world’s most fascinating destinations. Here’s how to experience the ancient cave city—and 2019’s European Capital of Culture—above and below the…
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A prominent sequence in the new James Bond film is set to be shot in the ancient town of Matera, in southern Italy.