Matera's history is not as bright as its current. Diseases spread like wildfire, and poverty of its inhabitants made its post-WW2 years that bad, that the central government of Italy decided to move all people out of the city in the 1950s.
Nowadays it is a delight to wander around, and see the light changing the colours and shapes of this magnet in the Basilicata region. Series made during the final days of 2021.
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