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Saint James’ Feast in Caltagirone

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Saint James is one of the most celebrated saints in the Catholic Calendar, not only is he the patron saint of Spain, where his remains are housed in the Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela, but he is also the patron Saint of Caltagirone. Who was he?
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Piazza Armerina e Caltagirone in Sicily

Two small towns located in the mountain area of Sicily. No grading was apply on this clip . www.valdasvideo.com
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Piazza Armerina is an Italian comune in the province of Enna of the autonomous island region of Sicily.
The city of Piazza (as it was called before 1862) originated during the Norman domination in Sicily (11th century), when Lombards settled the central and eastern part of Sicily about 900 years ago, but the area was inhabited since prehistoric times. The city was flourishing also during Roman times, as shown by the notable mosaics at the patrician Villa Romana del Casale.

Caltagirone is a town and comune in the province of Catania in Sicily, about 70 km southwest of Catania. 
The city has been long famous for the production of pottery, particularly maiolica and terra-cotta wares. Nowadays the production is more and more oriented to artistic production of ceramics and terra-cotta sculptures. Other activities are mainly related to agriculture (production of grapes, olives, peaches).

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