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Guide to unusual places in Italy.

Camerano underground city is a dense and, partially unknown, network of tunnels and chambers carved in the sandstone below the old town. Origin and purpose of the city is still uncertain. It was used for different purposes and by different...
The Salt Cathedral of Realmonte is an underground Catholic church built within the tunnels of a salt mine underground in a halite mountain near the town of Scavuzzo, Agrigento, in Sicily. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OmWmxKnuoz4] Salt deposits in Realmonte were formed 6 million...
Everyone loves pasta, but during hot summer days a bowl of steaming pasta doesn't sound that appealing. Some people make cold macaroni salads, but I think pasta is not meant to be eaten cold and besides, those macaroni salads...
Spectacular night-time images as Mount Etna erupts sending columns of ash and lava high into the air. The eruption was accompanied by loud explosions. Mount Enta is the Europe’s most active volcano. Currently Mount Etna counts five distinct craters. Eruptions started...
A small island full of history: Etruscans, Greeks, Romans, hermits, prisoners inhabitated this island for more than 3000 years before to become a nature reserve. The history of the island begins with the Iron Age. The Etruscans exploited the forests...
A fascinating theory based on the similarities between the Racconti del Filó and some of Lovecraft most disturbing novel such as The Shadow Over Innsmouth. This idea was developed in one interesting mocumentary (H.P. Lovecraft - Ipotesi di un viaggio...
ROME (Reuters) - If the government loses a Dec. 4 referendum on constitutional reform it will be harder for Italy's struggling banks to recapitalise, Economy Minister Pier Carlo Padoan said on Thursday. Padoan told state television RAI that Italy's banking...
LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - More than nine out of ten refugee and migrant children arriving in Europe through Italy this year are travelling alone, the U.N. children's agency UNICEF said on Tuesday, warning of "appalling" risks children face...
Burial catacombs preserving a baby mummy in perfect conditions and other 7999 in Palermo. Catacombs of the Capuchins are burial catacombs in Palermo. Palermo's Capuchin monastery outgrew its original cemetery in the 16th century and monks began to excavate crypts...
ROME (Reuters) - Exports of Italian goods to Britain could slump by up to 7 percent next year if Britons vote to leave the European Union in a referendum on Thursday, Italian export agency SACE said on Monday. If...

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