So OK, this is very much a sanitised version of what a sassi troglodyte house must have been like in the days what Matera was known as "Italy's shame", but it does give some idea of how awful living conditions must have been like in the not so distant past - and the very modest entry fee includes a rupestrian... 更多
This was a great way to see the real life of the people that lived here before they moved they out. Very informative. Hard to believe they lived like that for so long.
A good representation of a cave dwelling. Unfortunately we visited Easter weekend and it was jam packed. No room to move around and on a very tight time schedule before the next group were ushered in. Recorded commentary in Italian. You can get written descriptions in other languages in leaflet form.
Don't leave without doing this tour. We did it and it will forever stay in my memory. It was worth lingering in the Sassi just to get an understanding of how cramped nine people living here would have been Don't forget to look at the names of the occupants next to the door with picture of father. Movie next door... 更多