Villaggio Turistico Akiris
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... would describe the dwellings as half cave / half house. During the 1950's the government was so concerned at the poverty stricken lifestyle of the inhabitants that it made them abandon their cave dwellings and move into more appropriate modern housings with 20th century amenities etc. In recent years, mindful of the heritage importance / value of the region the government has encouraged people to renovate, ...
... a swim in the water but it is not compulsory! There was also a huge bottle of champagne/fizzy wine that was going round (see picture).
Hot off the press, photos from today of the cooking lesson for tagliatelle.
Having dinner tonight in front of the television to watch Napoli in their first game of the season. Serious business in Italy and I expect 'nonna' will be at the front cheering on her team!
In the morning we visited the ancient site of Metaponto, a greek colony from the 6th century BC.
Founded by Epeius, the builder of the trojan horse, it was also the retirement place of Pythagoras who settled here after his ...
Today we made the trip from Lauria to the Ionian coast of Basilicata leaving in the morning to avoid the midday heat. To reach our destination of Metaponto we went through the Agri and Basento valleys ...
Been writing this weeks report throughout the week…
Sunday 15 August
This was not a day to choose to have a sleep on the beach! If you are on a coastal town for this national holiday, then tradition has it that at some point during the day, you are going to get wet…very wet. Prepared with bottles and buckets of water I walked over to the beach. As soon as I set foot out the door, I was a target. Not just any old target, but a foreign target. I was public ...