Photos - Matera
  • Matera's Sassi is the historic centre of the town of Matera.

    Matera's Sassi is the historic centre of the town of Matera.

  • Built on the highest spur of the "Civita" which separates the two "Sassi", the 18th century Matera Cathedral was built in the Roman style typical of the Apulia region.

    Built on the highest spur of the "Civita" which separates the two "Sassi", the 18th century Matera Cathedral was built in the Roman style typical of the Apulia region.

  • The Sassi de Matera are defined as a cultural landscape and are now listed as a Unesco World Heritage Site.

    The Sassi de Matera are defined as a cultural landscape and are now listed as a Unesco World Heritage Site.

  • "Anyone who sees Matera cannot help but be awe-struck, so expressive and touching is its sorrowful beauty", wrote Carlo Levi.

    "Anyone who sees Matera cannot help but be awe-struck, so expressive and touching is its sorrowful beauty", wrote Carlo Levi.

  • Matera has an ancient history that dates back to the Paleolithic age: each and every era has left its mark on this extraordinary town.

    Matera has an ancient history that dates back to the Paleolithic age: each and every era has left its mark on this extraordinary town.

  • The town of Matera is enriched by the presence of many rupestrian churches: there are approximately 150 small chuches carved into the rock

    The town of Matera is enriched by the presence of many rupestrian churches: there are approximately 150 small chuches carved into the rock

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