13/14/15 August Feast of the Martyrs of Otranto
In Otranto , 13-14-15-August there is the feast of the Holy Martyrs to commemorate the massacre perpetrated by the Turks in 1480.
Very impressive is the cathedral with the Chapel of the Martyrs which houses the remains of 800 victims were decapitated on the hill of Minerva.
Then in September , always Otranto,si tiene, the evocative Procession of Our Lady of the High Sea which takes place at sea aboard the boats.Posted on 27 July, 2010 of : Sonia | Comments (0)
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