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Apulia & Basilicata

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2018, in the deepest South of Italy: The weasel pays a visit to one of only two megachurches in europe, takes a quick glance at the cave city of Matera and chills by the pool in Monte Sant´Angelo, 800 metres above the Gulf of Manfredonia.

Castel del Monte

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Region of Puglia, Italy, November 2015.

Castel del Monte sits on a hilltop like a crown on the dome of a giant. The fortress is perfectly symetric, sleek and lean, bulky and massy, fragile and intimidating and bombastic and all of that at the same time.

The weasel was not impressed. Weasels are simultaneously bombastic yet delicate themselves.

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