Tag Archives: Southern Italy

Basilicata – Southern Italy

Basilicata – Southern Italy  A portion of my family emigrated to America from a little town named Pietraroia in the Basilicata Region of Italy.   Basilicata (also known as Lucania) is a region in the south of Italy.  It boarders Campania to the west, Apulia (Puglia) to the north and east, and Calabria to the south.  […]

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Can you Name The 8 Regions of Southern Italy? (Mezzogiorno)

Mezzogiorno – The 8 Regions of Southern Italy  Southern Italy * Can you name the 8 Regions that make up the original Kingdom of the Two Sicilies…? * The 8 Regions of Southern Italy  * Did your family emigrate from Southern Italy? Do you know from where they came? #8 – Sardegna – Sardinia – […]

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Basilicata – Southern Italy

Basilicata – Southern Italy – A portion of my family emigrated to America from a little town named Pietraroia in the Basilicata Region. For those of us not familiar with this area….. Basilicata also known as Lucania, is a region in the south of Italy, bordering on Campania to the west, Apulia (Puglia) to the […]

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