Italy that I thought didn't exist anymore
The Sassi are the ancient quarters example of an incomparable urban structure, they have been declared a world heritage site by UNESCO.
This architectural enchantment makes Matera location of several famous movies: P.P.Pasolini, Il Vangelo secondo Matteo; M Gibson, The passion of the Christ.
In the evening the hawks fly over the city (pic 3)
27th Aug 2008, 16:25
This is the town of the one hundred and more rock-hewn churches, revealing Latin and Byzantine frescoes realised by solitary monks.
27th Aug 2008, 16:04
This summer we spent 3 days in Matera, they were many years I desired to visit this city.
I'll try to explain why I've fallen in love for it, even if it is impossible to tell the silence of a city without cars and the relaxed gentleness of persons that live there.
27th Aug 2008, 15:43