13 Ways to Experience the Magic of Matera, Italy

1KShares 0 0 1K 0 In an age where technology is at the forefront and human interactions are cut down by the day, making us less human, less connected, and less alive, Matera’s sassi are a symbol and representation of the opposite. That which we’ve lost and are losing: human life that enriches humanity. Once […]

5 Artisanal Souvenirs From Matera You’ll Want to Take Home

0Shares 0 0 0 0 Souvenirs from Matera are more than just a small, inexpensive memento of a trip to a fairytale-like village. The craftsmanship behind the souvenirs are the last remaining fragments of Matera’s UNESCO recognized contadino traditions and artisanal knowledge. If you walk around Matera and see vendors selling small Matera shaped souvenirs, […]