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  • 2020-09-25

Venice Street

The Bari Wall, in old Bari, during an autumn sunset

Bari Old Wall Street Venice 70122 Apulia Tourism Walks Culture Shows St. Nicholas Adriatic Sea Promenade Emperor Augustus

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  • 2020-09-04

Rocchetta Sant'Antonio

The entrance to the ancient village of Rocchetta Sant'Antonio

Rocchetta Sant'Antonio Oppidum Fortress castle of the Counts d'Aquino Puglia Foggia Historic Center

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  • 2020-09-04

Nose-shaped tower of the Castle of the Counts of Aquino

The highest tower of the Castle D'Aquino, stands towards the historic center of Rocchetta Sant'Antonio. Probably, erected more to represent the power of Baron Ladislao II d'Aquino than for military functions.

Castle Tower Conti D'Aquino Ladislao II Rocchetta Sant'Antonio Sperone Rock Ogive Tower Casamattato Pentagonal Plant Foggia Puglia

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  • 2020-09-04

Frontal view of the Castle D'Aquino

The access to the D'Aquino Castle in the ancient village of Rocchetta Sant'Antonio. At the entrance door an epigraph reads: "LADISLAUS DE AQUINO IUNIOR BARONIE CRIPTE DOMINUS CUM OPPIDUM HOC ROCHECTE MERCATUS ESSET ARCEM HANC ERE SUO A FUNDAMENTUS CONSTRUIT IUSSITSALUTIS ANNO MCCVII".

Rocchetta Sant'Antonio Apulia Ladislao II D'Aquino Castle Foggia Apulia Triangular Shape Ogive Tower Pentagonal Plant

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  • 2020-09-04

D'Aquino Square

Panoramic view of Largo d'Aquino and the castle, built by Ladislao II d'Aquino in 1507 AD, contributed to the development of Rocchetta S'Antonio.

d'Aquino Square Francesco di Giorgio Martini Ladislao II d'Aquino 1507 Rocchetta Sant'Antonio XVI Century pentagonal plant Foggia Apulia Sub Appenino Dauno

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  • 2020-08-16

Mother Church

Risalente al XV secolo, dedicata alla Presentazione della Beata Vergine Maria, ubicata nel cuore del centro storico di Specchia ovvero in Piazza del Popolo

Church of the Presentation of the Blessed Virgin Mary Specchia Salento Apulia People' s Square Mother Church XV century Leccese Stone

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  • 2020-08-16

Madonna dell'Assunta Church

In the historical centre of Specchia, there is the Church Madonna dell'Assunta, built in the seventeenth century and located near the ancient Porta del Foggiaro or Porta Lecce.

Specchia Historical Centre Salento Church Madonna Assunta Foggiaro Gate Lecce Baroque

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  • 2020-08-16

Protonobilissimo Risolo palace

In the lovely Piazza del Popolo of Specchia, stands the Protonobilissimo Risolo Castle, which belonged to several families since the sixteenth century, embellishes the beautiful historic center of Salento.

Palace Protonobilissimo Risolo Specchia Piazza del Popolo Protonobilissimo Family Salento Apulia XVI century

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  • 2020-08-15

Saint George square

Rare example of commercial architecture in Puglia, dating back to the 16th century

Square Saint George Mother Church Commercial Architecture Melpignano Salento Apulia

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  • 2020-08-15

Marquis Palace

Frontal view of the Marquis' Palace Castriota, dating back to 1636, in Renaissance style.

Building Castriota Marquis Melpignano Salento Giorgio Branai Castriota Apulia

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