Matera, Italy


Hurry to visit the mother while to it have not yet reached the crowd of foreign tourists. Visit the National Museum here Domenico Ridoly. The main attraction of the mother (and the reason for entering the city a World Heritage Site by UNESCO) - is a network of cave dwellings ("and Sasso") to the south-east of the city, which were inhabited by Benedictine monks and bazilianami. Here you will see the individual cells, chapels and even entire churches, many of which are decorated with Byzantine frescoes and paintings.