Ragusa is a city in the south of Sicily not far from Siracusa and Noto. It has an old history: the city was touched by the Greeks, the Byzantine, the Normans and was part of the kingdom of Sicily in the 12th century. In spite of a big earthquake occurred in the 17th century many baroque buildings are still week conserved. The city is divided in two parts: Ragusa superiore, the upper part and Ragusa Ibla, the lower part which is rich in Baroque architecture. Here you can find many pictures taken in Ragusa Ibla: the cathedral of San Giorgio, the church of the Souls of Purgatory, the church of San Giuseppe, Palazzo Zacco. Walking along the streets is pleasing and you can admire real masterpieces of Baroque art.



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