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Pietrapertosa

Pietrapertosa is a town and comune in the province of Potenza, in the Southern Italian region of Basilicata. It is bounded by the comuni of Accettura, Albano di Lucania, Campomaggiore, Castelmezzano, Cirigliano, Corleto Perticara, Gorgoglione and ...

                                               

Pignola

Pignola is a town and comune in the province of Potenza, in the Southern Italian region of Basilicata. Pinot noir from this region is commonly bottled under the Pignola label.

                                               

Pisticci

Pisticci is a town comune in the province of Matera, in the Southern Italian region of Basilicata. Its the fourth town of the region for citizen and the most populated of the province after Matera. It is known for being the production site of Ama ...

                                               

Rapolla

Rapolla is a town and comune in the province of Potenza, in the Southern Italian region of Basilicata. It is bounded by the comuni of Barile, Lavello, Melfi, Rionero in Vulture, Venosa. The ancient sarcophagus of Rapolla takes its name from its f ...

                                               

Rapone

Rapone is a town and comune in the province of Potenza, in the region of Basilicata. It is bounded by the comuni of Calitri, Castelgrande, Pescopagano, Ruvo del Monte, San Fele.

                                               

Rionero in Vulture

Rionero in Vulture is a town and comune in the province of Potenza, in the southern Italian region of Basilicata. It is located on the slopes of Monte Vulture in the northern part of the region.

                                               

Rotonda, Basilicata

Rotonda is a town and comune in the province of Potenza, in the Southern Italian region of Basilicata. Rotonda is home to the Melanzana rossa di Rotonda production. This is the only Ethiopian Eggplant grown in Europe in significant quantities. It ...

                                               

Rotondella

U Pastizz Rtunnar: Prodotto agroalimentare tradizionale protected traditional food, half moon shaped baked good filled with minced meat. Sospiri di Rotondella: Italian pastry made with Italian sponge cake, pastry cream, and glaze Fruzzul ca muddi ...

                                               

Ruvo del Monte

Ruvo del Monte is a town and comune in the province of Potenza, in the region of Basilicata. It is bounded by the comuni of Atella, Calitri, Rapone, Rionero in Vulture, San Fele.

                                               

San Fele

San Fele is a picturesque stone village located at the saddle between two mountain peaks, Monte Toretta and Monte Castello, and overlooking the Vitalba Valley. The "comune" municipality of San Fele is part of the Comunità montana del Vulture whic ...

                                               

Lago di San Giuliano

Lago di San Giuliano is a lake in the Basilicata region of southern Italy. The lake is located entirely within the province of Matera. It is southwest of Matera, east of Grottole, and north of Miglionico. The Bradano flows into the lake from the ...

                                               

San Martino dAgri

San Martino dAgri is a hill town and comune in the province of Potenza, in the Southern Italian region of Basilicata. It is a town of less than 800 people most of the year, but in August the population swells to around 2.000 when Sammartinesi ret ...

                                               

San Mauro Forte

The little town is on a hill, 540 metres 1.770 ft above sea level, in the west central part of the province. To the north are the communes of Salandra 14 km / 9 miles, Oliveto Lucano 15 km / 9 miles and Garaguso 17 km / 11 miles. To the east is F ...

                                               

SantAngelo Le Fratte

SantAngelo Le Fratte is a town and comune in the province of Potenza, in the Southern Italian region of Basilicata. As of 2011 its population was of 1.457.

                                               

Satriano di Lucania

The village was founded in the Middle Ages under the name of Pietrafixa crushed stone, probably due to the geomorphological characteristics of the place, later Italianized in Pietrafesa until 1887, when the Municipal Administration decided to cha ...

                                               

Savoia di Lucania

Savoia di Lucania is a town and comune in the province of Potenza, in the Southern Italian region of Basilicata. As of 2011 its population was of 1.148.

                                               

Senise

Senise is a town in the province of Potenza, Basilicata, southern Italy. It is near Monte Cotugno Lake, one of the largest artificial basins in Europe.

                                               

Teana

Teana is a town and comune in the province of Potenza, in the southern Italian region of Basilicata. The name Teana is a derivative of the Greek word "Theano", the wife of Pythagoras, the philosopher and mathematician. Local legend states the tow ...

                                               

Terranova di Pollino

Terranova di Pollino is a town and comune in the province of Potenza, in the Basilicata region of Italy. The town is located in the Pollino National Park.

                                               

Tito, Basilicata

Tito is a town and comune in the province of Potenza, in the Southern Italian region of Basilicata. It is bounded by the comuni of Abriola, Picerno, Pignola, Potenza, SantAngelo Le Fratte, Sasso di Castalda, Satriano di Lucania, Savoia di Lucania.

                                               

Tolve

Remains of pre-historic Neolithic settlements have been found in the nearby. In early historic times, the area was inhabited town of the Lucani, as testified by a tomb of a rich warrior from the 7th or 6th century BC, a temple of Cybele and count ...

                                               

Tramutola

Tramutola is a village and comune in the province of Potenza, in the Southern Italian region of Basilicata.

                                               

Trivigno

For people with the surname, see Trivigno. Trivigno is a town and comune in the province of Potenza, in the Southern Italian region of Basilicata. It is the birthplace of the silent film actor and director Robert G. Vignola.

                                               

Vaglio Basilicata

Vaglio Basilicata is a town and comune in the province of Potenza, in the Southern Italian region of Basilicata. It is bounded by the comuni of Albano di Lucania, Brindisi Montagna, Cancellara, Pietragalla, Potenza, Tolve and Tricarico. It is hom ...

                                               

Valsinni

Valsinni is a village and comune in the province of Matera, in the Basilicata region of southern Italy. The village is bordered by Colobraro, Nocara, Noepoli, Nova Siri, Rotondella and San Giorgio Lucano.

                                               

Viggiano

Viggiano is a town and comune in the province of Potenza, in the Southern Italian region of Basilicata. It is bounded by the comuni of Calvello, Corleto Perticara, Grumento Nova, Laurenzana, Marsicovetere, and Montemurro. Viggiano is known for mi ...

                                               

Acquaro

Acquaro is a comune in the Province of Vibo Valentia in the Italian region Calabria, located about 50 kilometres southwest of Catanzaro and about 15 kilometres southeast of Vibo Valentia.

                                               

Acri

The towns principal churches have survived various earthquakes over the centuries and have preserved their historical and architectural significance. S. Maria Maggiore Church was rebuilt in the 17th century but preserves a wooden crucifix dating ...

                                               

Agnana Calabra

Agnana Calabra is a comune in the Metropolitan City of Reggio Calabria in the Italian region Calabria, located about 70 kilometres southwest of Catanzaro and about 50 kilometres northeast of Reggio Calabria. Agnana Calabra borders the following m ...

                                               

Aieta

Aieta is a town and comune in the province of Cosenza in the Calabria region of southern Italy. The name of the town comes from the Greek term aetos, αετός, meaning "eagle". The town is located within the Pollino National Park, and its historical ...

                                               

Albidona

Albidona is a town and comune in the province of Cosenza in the Calabria region of southern Italy. It is located between the Ionian Sea and the mountains of Pollino National Park, at 11 km from the sea and 18 km from the mountains.

                                               

Alessandria del Carretto

Alessandria del Carretto is a town and comune in the province of Cosenza in the Calabria region of Italy. Its territory is included in the Pollino National Park. The movie Le quattro volte was filmed in this town.

                                               

Altilia

Altilia is a town and comune in the province of Cosenza in the Calabria region of southern Italy. The comune includes the frazione of Maione.

                                               

Ampollino Lake

Ampollino Lake is a lake in the Province of Catanzaro, Province of Cosenza and Province of Crotone of Calabria, Italy. The reservoir was built in 1926.

                                               

Angitola Lake

Angitola Lake or Lago dellAngitola is a lake at Maierato, Province of Vibo Valentia, Calabria, Italy. The lake was created artificially from an arm of the river Angitola. Its surface area is 1.96 km². The lake is a designated wildlife area, manag ...

                                               

Anoia, Calabria

Anoia is a comune in the Metropolitan City of Reggio Calabria, Calabria It is bordered by Melicucco and Primogenito to the southwest, Maropati to the northeast and Cinquefrondi to the southeast. Anoia is formed by two separate settlements, the fr ...

                                               

Antonimina

Antonimina is a comune in the Metropolitan City of Reggio Calabria in the Italian region Calabria, located about 80 kilometres southwest of Catanzaro and about 45 kilometres northeast of Reggio Calabria. Antonimina borders the following municipal ...

                                               

Aprigliano

Aprigliano is a town and comune in the province of Cosenza in the Calabria region of southern Italy. It is located on the road from the Tyrrhenian Sea to the Lago Arvo, some 15 km from Cosenza.

                                               

Ardore

Ardore is a comune in the Province of Reggio Calabria in the Italian region Calabria, located about 90 kilometres southwest of Catanzaro and about 45 kilometres east of Reggio Calabria. As of 31 December 2004, it had a population of 4.822 and an ...

                                               

Lago di Ariamacina

Lago di Ariamacina is a lake in the province of Cosenza, Calabria, southern Italy. It is located in the La Sila range within Sila National Park. The Neto flows into and out of the lake. The lake is a reservoir built between 1953 and 1955 by dammi ...

                                               

Lago Arvo

Lago Arvo is a lake in the province of Cosenza, Calabria, southern Italy. It is located in La Sila east of Aprigliano and west of San Giovanni in Fiore. The lake is south of Lago di Ariamacina and Botte Donato and northwest of Lago Ampollino. The ...

                                               

Bagaladi

Bagaladi is a comune in the Metropolitan City of Reggio Calabria in the Italian region Calabria, located about 120 kilometres southwest of Catanzaro and about 15 kilometres southeast of Reggio Calabria. Bagaladi borders the following municipaliti ...

                                               

Belcastro

The small town of Belcastro is situated on a rocky spur crowned by a Norman-style castle that belonged to the counts of Aquino and that some propose as the birthplace of Saint Thomas Aquinas, more commonly taken to have been born in the castle of ...

                                               

Belvedere di Spinello

Belvedere di Spinello is a comune and town in the province of Crotone, in Calabria, southern Italy. It is formed by two separate villages, Belvedere and Spinello, unified into a single commune in 1863.

                                               

Belvedere Marittimo

Belvedere Marittimo is a town and comune in the province of Cosenza in the Calabria region of southern Italy. The town is made of two separate urbanized areas also called "paese" and "marina". The first is what is left of the original medieval to ...

                                               

Benestare

Benestare is a comune in the Province of Reggio Calabria in the Italian region Calabria, located about 90 kilometres southwest of Catanzaro and about 40 kilometres east of Reggio Calabria.

                                               

Bianco

Bianco is a town and comune in the Province of Reggio Calabria, in southern Italy. It is a seaside town and a popular tourist resort. The main attractions are the remainings of an old abbey and the ruins of a Roman house.

                                               

Bivongi

Bivongi is a comune in the Province of Reggio Calabria in the Italian region Calabria, located about 50 kilometres southwest of Catanzaro and about 80 kilometres northeast of Reggio Calabria in the Stilaro Valley, at the feet of the Monte Consoli ...

                                               

Borgia, Calabria

Borgia is a town and comune in the province of Catanzaro, in the Calabria region of southern Italy. The ancient city of Scylletium was located in the frazione of Roccelletta of Borgia.

                                               

Bova Marina

Bova Marina is a comune in the Metropolitan City of Reggio Calabria in the Italian region Calabria, located about 120 kilometres southwest of Catanzaro and about 30 kilometres southeast of Reggio Calabria. Bova Marina borders the following munici ...