Matera – From the Shame of Italy to the Capital of Culture

The cave city of Matera is one of the oldest continually inhabited spots in Europe. It has been notoriously famous as ‘the shame of Italy’ in the 1950s on the basis of the novel «Christ Stopped At Eboli« by Carlo Levi. In the last few years, however, everything has changed: Matera will be the European … Continue reading Matera – From the Shame of Italy to the Capital of Culture