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Fantastic history

We took the official tour with help from a friendly local , who booked us up so we got to see... read more

Reviewed 21 February 2018
stephen w
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London, United Kingdom
The Abbey of San Michele Arcangelo

There is no greater pleasure for American children of immigrants from Basilicata than to visit the... read more

Reviewed 19 March 2015
Dolores M
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Washington Crossing, Pennsylvania
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21 Feb 2018
“Fantastic history”
27 May 2016
“Interesting but not much open to the public”
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Piazza del Popolo 14, 75024 Montescaglioso, Italy
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Reviewed 21 February 2018

We took the official tour with help from a friendly local , who booked us up so we got to see behind all the locked doors ! These included the excavated Roman and Greek history under the Abbey. Very informative and helpful guide who spoke...More

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Reviewed 28 May 2016

This abbey was once an affluent and thriving monastic foundation. The information text panels in the rooms at the entrance to the Abbey were very informative and gave you a glimpse of the rich history of the place. The two cloisters that are open to...More

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Reviewed 19 March 2015

There is no greater pleasure for American children of immigrants from Basilicata than to visit the hilltop home of their parents. Every time I visit Montescaglioso, my parents’ home town in Basilicata, I am thrilled to walk those ancient cobblestone streets imbued with the history...More

1  Thank Dolores M
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