This tiny village, Sassi di Matera, dates back to the stone age and forms one of the earliest human settlements in Italy. The most fascinating thing of all is that it’s still inhabited. It is also believed to be the oldest continuously inhabited cave city in the world. UNESCO named it a world heritage site in 1993. This unbelievable village could easily be the next Flintstones movie set.
1. This village dates back 9,000 years and is believed to be the oldest continuously inhabited cave city in the entire world.