Ruins of Gioiosa Guardia

Situated at an altitude of 800m, Gioiosa Guardia was abandoned by its inhabitants for the town of Gioiosa Marea in the 18C. The ruins of the old town are now surrounded by vegetation and offer stunning views of the countryside all around.

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