Travel

The lake of Conza is an artificial basin built in a natural alluvial plain. It has a surface of about 800 hectares and a maximum depth of 25 meters. It has been generated with the building of a dam wanted to collect water for irrigation use for Region Apulia, which has barred the course of the river Ofanto, one of the...

In August, in Gesualdo it takes place the Palio of the Halberd. The event of the Palio remembers an important happening of the history of the town, that is, the absolution between Prince Carlo Gesualdo and his son Emanuele on March 2, 1609. Emanuele married in Bohemia, on October 22, 1607, the beautiful Mary Polissena...

Fragneto L’Abate is a little village in province of Benevento characterized by the presence of oak woods. Exactly from these trees (in Italian called ‘farnia’), it derives the name ‘Farnitum’, become then in Italian ‘farnito’ and later ‘Fragneto’. The expression ‘Abatis’, that is of the abbot, was surely added to...

For the first time Insolita Italia has gone out of the borders of wonderful Campania to take part into a gorgeous initiative occurred from last September 30 to October 2, in Arezzo. The special occasion has been the National Assembly organized by Igers Italia, the community that joins all the national Instagramers,...

The Astroni Crater is an extinct volcano that is part of the volcanic area of the Phlegraean Fields. The reserve is inside the circuit of the WWF special protection. The bottom of the Astroni Crater presents some elevations among which the Colle dell’Imperatore (Emperor’s Hill) and the Colle della Rotondella...

In the enchanting scenery of the Pertosa Caves, at the foot of the National Park of Cilento and Vallo di Diano, during the month of August, every year the Negro Festival takes place, kermesse of music and ethnic culture that attracts every year lots of spectators, lovers of the good music, of the still uncontaminated...

The visit to the Caves of Pertosa is done on a raft that from the entrance leads to the caves with picturesque names, like the Arm of the Wonders, with the falls of stalactites that intertwine with the columns of stalagmites, or the Throne Room, with a formation that looks like a royal throne. Getting in the raft, the...

Bellosguardo in province of Salerno, formed by the union of bello (beautiful) and sguardo (look) is a painting to admire. A simple territory that inspires tasty dishes, like its bucatini ammullicati (bucatini with breadcrumbs). Bellosguardo has an enchanting view, mild climate and healthy air. With its position, from...

Monteverde: a suggestive place and a spectacular show When the water curtain opens, the game of lights, colors, fountains and musical arches accompany the actors, the corps de ballet and the intense voiceovers in an emotional journey, where the tale ties itself to the dream. It is a great show with water games that...

Getting lost in the village, talking with the local people, stopping to admire the immense landscape that you can enjoy from here means rediscovering the real and authentic sense of living an ancient village of Irpinia; not casually chosen as location in 1963 of a neo-realistic movie, ‘La Donnaccia’, directed by...