Saltarello, dance of life

Saltarello is life. It is a dance of life, of liberation, of challenge. Saltarello contains a world of messages, proposals, waste, gambling, outburst, union and jealousy. Saltarello is an ancient dance. They danced almost always outdoors, on the farmyards, after intense working days in the harvest, in the wheat harvest Read more…

Devil’s Cave

The famous “Devil’s Cave” is located right beneath the walls of the castle and it gave birth to many legends. It led from the castle to the outside so that the King or Castellano could flee in case of seizure of the castle. In the bottom of the cave there Read more…

Church of San Rocco

The medieval church was built between the fifteenth and sixteenth centuries, and is adorned with a portico with three elegant Romanesque arches. The entrance is on the side at the grafting of the building with the rock wall.

Castle

The castle of Rocca d’Arce was important and impregnable because it was virtually inaccessible due to the nature of the site and important for its “key” geographical position in the conflicts between the Byzantine Empire, the Normans, the Holy Roman Empire, the Papacy, the Guelphs and Ghibellines, and between the Read more…

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