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Once surrounded by lush green countryside, this marvellous Norman castle gets its name from the Arab word el-aziz, meaning ... More
Castello della Zisa
Once surrounded by lush green countryside, this marvellous Norman castle gets its name from the Arab word el-aziz, meaning "splendid". At the height of its glory, this royal residence set in fabulous grounds with its own small lake (which unfortunately no longer exists) was called "Paradiso della Terra" (Heaven on Earth). The castle's simple high-walled rectangular design belies its richly decorated interior covered in marble and mosaics featuring typical Arab motifs called muqarnas.
The Museo della Radio e della Televisione is housed in the famous Rai production centre which contributed to the birth
of radio. The history of modern audio visual communication is told here through documents, recordings on records and tapes, ...
As its' name suggests, Villa della Tesoriera (House of the Treasurer) and its surrounding park was constructed as the personal
home of the treasurer to King Vittorio Amedeo the II. The beautiful baroque mansion was completed in 1715 and ...
This building became the site of the only extermination camp in Italy with the German occupation in 1943. Civico Museo
della Risiera di San Sabba has been a national monument since 1965. Three thousand to five thousand people lost ...