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Padua metropolitan area

The Paduan metropolitan area is the urban agglomeration of the city of Padua in Veneto, Italy. It was created as Metropolitan conference of Padua in law No. 37 of March 25, 2003. In any case, not now recognized by the Italian Republic with the ci ...

                                               

Strait of Messina metropolitan area

The Metropolitan Area of Strait of Messina, is the urban agglomeration around the Strait of Messina, and is one of the most populated and important areas of Southern Italy. It includes part of the Province of Messina, in Sicily, and part of the P ...

                                               

Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Agrigento

The Italian Catholic Archdiocese of Agrigento, in Sicily, was elevated to archiepiscopal status in 2000. The historic diocese of Agrigento was also known as the Diocese of Grigenti, and Diocese of Agrigentum. It used to be a suffragan of the arch ...

                                               

Chiesa del Purgatorio, Canicattì

The Chiesa del Purgatorio is a Rococo-style, Roman Catholic church located on Piazza IV Novembre in the town of Canicattì, province of Agrigento, region of Sicily, Italy.

                                               

San Diego, Canicattì

San Diego, formerly San Sebastiano, is a Neoclassic-style, Roman Catholic church located on Largo Savoia and Viale Regina Margherita in the town of Canicattì, province of Agrigento, region of Sicily, Italy.

                                               

Santi Filippo e Giacomo, Canicattì

Santi Filippo e Giacomo is a Baroque-style, Roman Catholic former-church built adjacent to a former Benedictine abbey, thus also known as the Chiesa della Badia, in the town of Canicattì, province of Agrigento, region of Sicily, Italy.

                                               

San Francesco, Canicattì

San Francesco is a Baroque-style, Roman Catholic church located on near the railway station in the town of Canicattì, province of Agrigento, region of Sicily, Italy.

                                               

San Giuseppe, Canicattì

San Giuseppe is a Baroque-style, Roman Catholic church located on Corso Umberto I in the town of Canicattì, province of Agrigento, region of Sicily, Italy.

                                               

Prince of Lampedusa

The Prince of Lampedusa was a minor title in the Sicilian nobility. The first Prince of Lampedusa and Linosa was don Giulio Fabrizio Tomasi, ancestor of the famous Italian writer Giuseppe Tomasi di Lampedusa, who received the title from Charles I ...

                                               

Spinetta Marengo

Spinetta Marengo is a town in Piedmont, Italy located within the municipal boundaries of the comune of Alessandria. The population is 6.417. On June 14, 1800 the village was an important battle between the French army commanded by Napoleon and an ...

                                               

Tortona Cathedral

Tortona Cathedral is a Catholic cathedral in Tortona, Piedmont, Italy, dedicated to the Assumption of the Virgin Mary and Saint Lawrence. It is the episcopal seat of the Diocese of Tortona.

                                               

Roman Catholic Diocese of Iesi

The diocese of Iesi is a Catholic ecclesiastical territory in the Marche, Italy. It is a suffragan of the archdiocese of Ancona-Osimo. The diocese itself prefers the spelling Jesi.

                                               

Roman Catholic Diocese of Senigallia

The Diocese of Senigallia is a Roman Catholic ecclesiastical territory in the Marche, Italy. It has existed since the sixth century. It is a suffragan of the archdiocese of Ancona-Osimo.

                                               

Santa Maria delle Grazie, Senigallia

Santa Maria delle Grazie is a 17th-century Baroque-style, Roman Catholic church and convent located just outside the city of Senigallia, region of Marche, Italy.

                                               

Roman Catholic Diocese of Aosta

The Italian Catholic Diocese of Aosta has existed in its modern form since 1817. It is a suffragan of the Archdiocese of Turin.

                                               

Roman Catholic Diocese of Sansepolcro

The Roman Catholic diocese of Sansepolcro was a Latin rite see in Tuscany, central Italy. It was erected in 1515, as the Diocese of Sansepolcro, though difficulties prevented the appointment of a bishop until 1520. On 30 September 1986, the dioce ...

                                               

Roman Catholic Diocese of Ascoli Piceno

The Italian Catholic Diocese of Ascoli Piceno in the Marche, has existed since the fourth century. Historically immediately dependent on the Holy See, it is now a suffragan of the Archdiocese of Fermo. There is, in 2015, one priest for every 1.07 ...

                                               

Porto dAscoli

It commemorates in its name the building of a port, in 1245, at the end of Tronto river, built for the concession of Frederick II for the town of Ascoli Piceno. Still 1935 it has been part of Monteprandone, but it passed to the municipality of Sa ...

                                               

Vaglierano

Since 1929 Vaglierano was a separate comune, in that year it was aggregated to the municipality of Asti by the Royal charter n. 736 of March 28th 1929.

                                               

Asti Cathedral

Asti Cathedral, the episcopal seat of the Diocese of Asti, is a Roman Catholic cathedral in Asti, Piedmont, Italy. It is dedicated to the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary and to Saint Gotthard, and at 82m long and 24m in height and width, is ...

                                               

Asti City Walls

The biggest building project carried out in Asti in the medieval commune period was the construction of the city walls. Starting from a few fortifications surviving from the Roman and Lombard periods, between the 12th and the 14th centuries the C ...

                                               

Palazzo Gazelli

Palazzo Gazelli is a medieval palace located in the city of Asti, Italy. The Palace includes an impressive tower, which is 24 m 79 ft high, square in plan with 8.1 M 27 feet meter part. It was probably built in the 13th century and represents mul ...

                                               

Torre Troyana

The Torre Troyana is a tower in Asti, Italy, and one of the main symbols of the city. This is the bell tower or freestanding bell tower, and in the 19th century it was used to signal hours during the day.

                                               

Roman Catholic Diocese of Ariano Irpino-Lacedonia

The Italian Catholic Diocese of Ariano Irpino-Lacedonia is a suffragan of the Archdiocese of Benevento. In 1986 the Diocese of Ariano was united with the Diocese of Lacedonia to form the current diocese of Ariano Irpino-Lacedonia.

                                               

Avellino Cathedral

Avellino Cathedral is a Roman Catholic cathedral dedicated to the Assumption of the Virgin Mary and Saint Modestinus in Avellino, Campania, Italy. It is the seat of the bishops of Avellino.

                                               

Altamura Cathedral

Altamura Cathedral, dedicated to the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary, is a Roman Catholic cathedral in the city of Altamura, in the Metropolitan City of Bari, Apulia, in southern Italy. In 1986 it was the seat of the Bishop of Altamura-Grav ...

                                               

Porta Bari (Altamura)

Porta Bari, previously called Porta de Bari, was one of the main gates of the city of Altamura, before the city walls of the city were torn down over the 19th century. Similarly to most European cities, the city walls were torn down, because the ...

                                               

Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Bari-Bitonto

The Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Bari-Bitonto is Metropolitan Latin rite archbishopric in the administrative Bari province, Puglia region, southeastern Italy, created in 1986, when the historical diocese of Bitonto was subsumed in the Archdioces ...

                                               

Bitonto Cathedral

Bitonto Cathedral is a Roman Catholic cathedral in the city of Bitonto in the Province of Bari, Italy.

                                               

Roman Catholic Diocese of Bitonto

The Italian Catholic diocese of Bitonto, in Apulia, had a short independent existence from 1982 to 1986. In the latter year it was united into the Archdiocese of Bari, forming the Archdiocese of Bari-Bitonto. Before 1982, it had existed since the ...

                                               

Molfetta Cathedral

Molfetta Cathedral, otherwise the Church of the Assumption and of Saint Ignatius Loyola, is a Roman Catholic cathedral in Molfetta, dedicated to the Assumption of the Virgin Mary and Saint Ignatius Loyola. Originally a Jesuit church, it became th ...

                                               

Roman Catholic Diocese of Molfetta-Ruvo-Giovinazzo-Terlizzi

The diocese of Molfetta-Ruvo-Giovinazzo-Terlizzi is a Roman Catholic ecclesiastical territory in Apulia, southern Italy, which was established in 1986, when the diocese of Molfetta-Giovinazzo-Terlizzi was united with the diocese of Ruvo. Giovinaz ...

                                               

Roman Catholic Diocese of Conversano-Monopoli

The Italian Roman Catholic diocese of Conversano-Monopoli, in Apulia, has existed since 1986, when the diocese of Monopoli was united with the historic diocese of Conversano. The diocese is a suffragan of the Archdiocese of Bari-Bitonto.

                                               

Ruvo Cathedral

Ruvo Cathedral is a Roman Catholic cathedral in Ruvo di Puglia, a city in Apulia, southern Italy, dedicated to the Assumption of the Virgin Mary. Formerly the episcopal seat of the Diocese of Ruvo, it is now a co-cathedral in the Diocese of Molfe ...

                                               

Andria Cathedral

Andria Cathedral is a Roman Catholic cathedral in Andria in Apulia, Italy, which up to 2009 was in the Province of Bari but from then onwards part of the newly formed Province of Barletta-Andria-Trani. It is dedicated to the Assumption of the Vir ...

                                               

Roman Catholic Diocese of Andria

The Italian Catholic diocese of Andria is in Apulia, seated at Andria Cathedral which is built over a church dedicated to St. Peter, about ten miles southwest of Trani. It is a suffragan of the archdiocese of Bari-Bitonto. The diocese has 39 pari ...

                                               

Cannae

Cannae is an ancient village of the Apulia region of south east Italy. It is a frazione of the comune of Barletta, a former bishopric and presently a Latin Catholic titular see.

                                               

Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Trani-Barletta-Bisceglie

The Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Trani-Barletta-Bisceglie) is a Latin rite archbishopric in the administrative province of Barletta-Andria-Trani, in the southeastern Italian region of Apulia. In 1980 it became a suffragan diocese in the ecclesia ...

                                               

Bolzano Bellunese

The village is located in north of Belluno, about 5 km from the centre, to the right of the Piave. It is a small town in the midst of the forest, of around 700 inhabitants. There is a sub-frazione, called Gioz. Both villages are found high on the ...

                                               

Bergamo Funicular railway Upper Town - Lower Town

The Funicular Railway Upper City - Lower City, is a funicular railway line in the city of Bergamo, Italy. It connects the historic core of Città Alta with the Città Bassa, the financial lower city. Built in 1887, it is one of the two funicular li ...

                                               

Chiavazza

Chiavazza is a borough located in the eastern sector of the city, to which it is connected by a bridge above the Cervo River, and was once a separate commune. It is crossed by the Via Milano, which connects Biella to Vigliano Biellese. Along the ...

                                               

Flecchia

Flecchia in 1305 was severely damaged by the followers of fra Dolcino, which set fire to it. The local parish Santambrogio was founded in 1438. Since 1928 it was a separate municipality of the commune.

                                               

Pianceri

The first permanently inhabited groups of houses in the Pianceri area go back up to 1100. In the local parish of San Grato was established in 1629. From 1736 to 1928 Pianceri was a separate municipality of the commune.

                                               

Biella Cathedral

Biella Cathedral is a Roman Catholic cathedral in Biella, Piedmont, Italy, dedicated to Saint Stephen. It is the episcopal seat of the Diocese of Biella.

                                               

Speziale

Speziale is an Italian village and hamlet of the municipality of Fasano in the Province of Brindisi, Apulia. As of 2011 its population was 423.

                                               

Torre Canne

Torre Canne is a southeastern Italian coastal village and hamlet of the municipality of Fasano in the Province of Brindisi, Apulia. As of 2011 its population was 448.

                                               

The Basilica of Our Lady of Bonaria

The Basilica of Our Lady of Bonaria is a Roman Catholic shrine to the Blessed Virgin Mary located in Cagliari, Italy. The Basilica is part of a complex of buildings which make up the Shrine of Our Lady of Bonaria. The Basilica and the other struc ...

                                               

Judicate of Cagliari

The Judicate of Cagliari was one of the four Sardinian judicates of the Middle Ages, kingdoms of Byzantine origins. In the Judicate of Cagliari spread throughout the South and the Central-Eastern part of the island and consists of thirteen subdiv ...

                                               

Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Cagliari

The Archdiocese of Cagliari is a Roman Catholic archdiocese centred on the city of Cagliari. It holds the Primacy of Sardinia.

                                               

Gela (river)

The Gela river is located in Sicily. It originates from the Disueri lake and, after about 59 kilometers, flows into the Strait of Sicily of the Mediterranean Sea, near the homonymous town.