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City of Otranto

Otranto has two colors, the white of the houses, dazzling, and the blue of the sea, shimmering.The trip starts in Otranto along the waterfront of the Heroes in the lower part of the old town. After passing the monument dedicated to the Martyrs, you have to go down the stairs to enter the Old City through the door Alfonsina. The Cathedral overlooking the delightful square with its splendid Renaissance rose window, a circular shape with hurdles converging to the center, made according to the canons of Gothic-Arab art (the church was completed in 1088) with its magnificent mosaic of Pantaleone, masterpiece of art and imagination performed between 1163 and 1166