Bontempi is an Italian musical instrument manufacturer, best known for manufacturing low-priced, plastic-cased chord organs: small keyboard instruments in which the sound is produced by air being forced over reeds by an electric fan. Such instruments were popular in the 1970s and early 1980s, and continued to be made until the mid-1980s, when Bontempi moved […]

The different depths of the waters and the rich vegetation cover have made the WWF Pantano di Pignola Oasis one of the regional environments with the greatest biotic diversity.The WWF Pantano di Pignola Regional Nature Reserve is located in a Site of Community Importance and in a Special Protection Area (SIC-ZPS IT9210142) in the Municipality […]

Basilicata’s regional capital, Potenza, has been ravaged by earthquakes (the last in 1980) and, as the highest town in the region, broils in summer and shivers in winter. You may find yourself passing through as it’s a major transport hub. Potenza is a city and comune in the Southern Italian region of Basilicata (former Lucania). Capital of the Province of Potenza and the Basilicata region, the […]

The University of Basilicata is an Italian public research university located in Potenza, with a satellite campus in Matera. It was founded in 1982 and is organized in six faculties (two schools and four departments). It has also one school of specialization and five doctoral schools. Organization The university consists of two schools and four […]