Chiesa di Santa Maria delle Scale
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Chiesa di Santa Maria delle Scale information
Lonely Planet review
If you have the time, the old town is best accessed via the salita commendatore, a winding pass made up of stairs and narrow archways taking you past the remains of the 15th-century Chiesa di Santa Maria delle Scale, from where there's a good viewing point.