Terlizzi is a town and comune in Apulia, Italy, in the province of Bari, to the west of the city of Bari, situated in the midst of a fertile plain. Terlizzi is first mentioned in an 8th-century AD document, when its Lombard possessor donated the area to the Abbey of Montecassino...read more
Ruvo di Puglia is a town and comune in the province of Bari, Puglia, Italy, that is essentially devoted to agriculture, wine and olive growing. It is part of the Murge karst landscape. Ruvo's territory is known for its vineyards, olive groves and sowable fields, and is one of the largest in the province of Bari....read more
Castel del Monte (Italian for "Castle of the Mountain"; Barese: Castídde d'u Monte) is a 13th-century citadel and castle situated in Andria in the Apulia region of southeast Italy.
It stands on a promontory, where it was constructed during the 1240s by the Emperor Frederick II, who had inherited the lands from his mother Constance of Sicily.
In the 18th century, the castle's interior marbles and remaining furnishings were removed.