La Civita di Bagnoregio, also known as La città che muore, “the dying city”. The town got this name because, quite literally, the city is dying off. Notice the edges of this island-like village. For centuries now, the rim of the town keeps collapsing into the valley below.
Some facts 🏼♀️
️located in northern #Lazio , almost #Umbria
️founded 2,500 by the Etruscans
️the village was built on soft clay earth... in the 17th century an earthquake accelerated the towns decay
️ today 11 people live in the town
️avoid visiting on Pasquetta 🐇- 🤣 we went and there were way too many people! - 16 minutes ago