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If you want to explore romantic and traditional Italian landscapes, you need look no further than Bradano, one of the most popular tourist destinations in the country. When it comes to tourist attractions, people always think of places like Venice, Rome, Florence, Milan, Naples and even the sleek city of Bologna. Sources: 4, 5

Basilicata is located at the foot of Italy and bears the same name as the neighbouring city of Bradano, bordered by the Mediterranean Sea, the Adriatic Sea and the Bay of Bologna. Sources: 4, 7

The Basilicata region borders the Mediterranean Sea, the Adriatic Sea and the Bay of Bologna, as well as the Sea of Galilee. The second group extends from north to west, culminating in the city of Bradano and its surroundings and then in the eastern part of the province of Lombardy. Sources: 0, 2

The oldest land mass was called Tyrrhenis and probably stretched from Sicily to Lazio and as far as Sardinia. The Adriatic Sea was the 30-mile peak of the chain, and the Aeze ran from north to east, being the actual border of Italy from the 3rd to 2nd centuries BC, and possibly its border mentioned in the 4th to 3rd centuries BC. Sources: 0

The Tiber is the most important river that flows into the Adriatic Sea, and the Arno and its tributaries flow into Tuscany on the western side of the peninsula. On this peninsula, several rivers cross the Marche, Abruzzo and Molise, including the rivers that flow into Lazio and Campania. The Adige River, which rises in the Alps and flows into the Gulf of Venice to the south, is bordered by the gorges, Piazza della Repubblica (the river Rome), Via delle Giorgia (a river that flows from the north to Rome) and a series of small rivers such as the Liguria. Sources: 6

Although Italy has many different sub-regions, it is divided into the following four main regions: the southernmost part of the peninsula, commonly known as the Mezzogiorno, has the largest number of islands in the Tyrrhenian Sea and also the most populous. Other islands in the Tyrolean Sea are the island of Liguria, the islands of Tuscany, Terni, Pescara and Piazza della Repubblica. The island city of Pisa, home to the city-state of Naples, also belongs to the Italian territory. Sources: 6

In fact, it was pointed out that the borders are further north, but a broad distinction has been made between the Mezzogiorno and the rest of Italy. Sources: 3, 6

The Mezzogiorno is considered the most mountainous region of southern Italy, covering the remaining three quarters of the country’s land area and with the highest mountain ranges in Europe and the highest mountains in the world. These mountains include the Alps, the Adriatic and the Carpathians, and the Mediterranean. Two examples are the Gran Sasso, a 1,000-metre high mountain range on the border between Italy and France, with an altitude of over 2,500 metres. Sources: 4, 6, 7

The Apennines cross Italy and the narrow coastal plain of the Gulf of Genoa is the main source of water for the Mediterranean and the Adriatic. The Sicilian Canal straddles the Sicilian and Tunisian coasts, while the Maltese Canal separates Sicily from Malta and Malta from Italy, and to a lesser extent from France. Sources: 0, 6

Italy is hilly – covered, and the majority of its hills are located on the peninsula, with the plateaus flanking the Apennines on both sides. The eastern slopes of the Adriatic Sea are steep, while the western slopes form the plain on which most of Italy’s historic towns are located. Italy is covered by hills, but the southern side of the mountain rises steeply out of the sea, leaving virtually no coastal strip. Its slopes are protected and therefore fertile and highly cultivated, making the coastal towns a popular winter sports resort for the Italian Riviera. Sources: 0, 6

There are almost no places in Italy that are located on the eastern side of the Adriatic Sea, except for a few small islands in the Mediterranean and the Alps. Sources: 6

Among the small islands of Italy is the Tuscan Archipelago, the largest of which is Elba, where Napoleon Bonaparte lived in exile from 1814 to 1815. Sources: 6

The narrow funnel-shaped Strait of Messina connects the Ionian and Tyrrhenian Seas, separating Sicily from the Calabria region at the tip of the Italian peninsula. Roman roads follow the same lines as railways and in ancient times led from Rome to the Adriatic coast. The Appian Way runs from Capua to Benevento, while the old road passes through Venosa, Taranto and Brindisi, crossing the Via Traiana almost entirely through Foggia and from there to Bari. If you happen to walk through one of these rugged cave towns, you can see the view of this gorge and its effects. Sources: 0, 1, 6

Do not forget to take a tour of the vineyards and wine cellars and enjoy the rustic Italian cuisine with the perfect red wine. The local wine Doc Matera is also good and is made from local ingredients such as olive oil, tomatoes, basil, garlic and basil. Fresh seasonal vegetables and local produce are used to create delicious dishes such as cavatelli pasta with fresh basil and fresh herbs, as well as a variety of other dishes. It is also made from local grapes, using fresh fruit, vegetables, herbs and other local fruits and vegetables. Sources: 2, 5

Places: Bradano, Italy

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• https://italiannotes.com/cave-towns-in-la-murgia/ 1

• https://italiantourism.us/italy-travel-guide/basilicata-sightseeing/ 2

• https://bmcr.brynmawr.edu/2015/2015.07.03/ 3

• https://www.trips2italy.com/basilicata/main-t2i 4

• https://www.thetravel.com/20-things-about-basilicata-italys-secret-southern-region/ 5

• https://www.nationsencyclopedia.com/geography/Indonesia-to-Mongolia/Italy.html 6

• https://cyberleninka.org/article/n/373521 7


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