29 October 2020

The loggia of Ramondo in Finalborgo

In Finalborgo, in the current Piazza Aycardi, the so-called “loggia of Ramondo” opens on the ground floor of the tall façade of palazzo Brunengo, on which are preserved faint traces on an ancient heraldic decoration.
26 October 2020

Church of San Cipriano in Calvisio

The Church of San Cipriano, with its medieval bell tower, rises on the western slope of the San Bernardino hill that overlooks the Sciusa valley and is close to the inhabited nucleus of Calvisio Vecchia, also known as “Lacremà” (its medieval name).
30 June 2020

Rialto

In Italian Rialto means "creek that springs from high up". This area takes its name from the fact that it occupies the higher part of the Pora Valley reaching up to the springs of the creek and the top of Mount Settepani (1386 metres above sea level).
4 June 2020

Convent of Santa Caterina in Finalborgo

The Dominican convent and the church dedicated to Saint Catherine of Alessandria were founded during the second half of the 14th century by the Del Carretto marquises as the main area of devotion of the family.
27 May 2020

Castelfranco in Finalmarina

In Finale there are still two large fortresses built by the Spanish in the 17th century: Castelfranco, projected on the sea between Finalmarina and Finalpia, and Castel San Giovanni, above Finalborgo.
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