THE BASILICA OF Sant’Angelo in Formis, four kilometres east of Capua, built on the flank of the Monte Tifata on the site of the Temple of Diana Tifatana, is one of the most remarkable churches in southern Italy.
The fortified island-village of Mont St-Michel ranks among the wonders
of the Western world, drawing more than 3 million visitors a year—second
in France only to the Eiffel Tower. The ancient abbey and town, on the