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A Sicilian town has upped the stakes in Italy’s battle to sell cheap homes — by offering houses for free
"I can't stand to see this gorgeous, old historical center empty and turn into a ruin. It hurts me," Vincenzo Giambrone, Cammarata's mayor said.
I stayed in one of Italy’s ghost towns that’s selling off homes for $1, and I was treated like royalty
I stayed in Sambuca, the charming Sicilian town which has received the most widespread media coverage for its $1 housing scheme.
Meet the Americans, Brits, and Europeans flocking to Italy’s rural ghost towns to buy abandoned, dilapidated homes for $1
I traveled all the way to Sicily to speak with numerous foreigners who had decided to invest, as well as town mayors, deputy mayors, and councillors.
A boat was up close and personal with Italy’s Stromboli volcano and just barely got away as it began to erupt
Italy's Stromboli volcano erupted off the coast of Sicily. And one boat off the coast got a little close to the scene just as the eruption started.
A picturesque Sicilian town succeeded in selling off its abandoned homes after auctions started at just $1
Sambuca is just one of a number of rural, Italian towns opting to auction off homes for as little as $1 in a bid to encourage repopulation.
Villages across Italy are selling abandoned properties for 1 euro or less.
Giuseppe Cacioppo, Sambuca's deputy mayor and tourist councilor, told CNN there's been plenty of interest from buyers.
A year before D-Day, Allied forces made their first thrust into the ‘soft underbelly of Europe’ — here’s how Operation Husky p...
The July 1943 invasion of Sicily was the Allies' first thrust into Europe and set the stage for future landings around the continent, especially the D-Day invasion of Normandy nearly a year later. The operation was led by some of the war's most storied Allied commanders.
An Italian politician who spent 27 years in total anonymity to hide from the mafia has revealed her face for the first time
Piera Aiello has lived under a false identity since 1991 after her husband, the son of a mafia boss, was killed by rivals. She was elected to the Italian parliament earlier this year while campaigning anonymously, and gained the name 'the faceless candidate.'
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