Grillaio in Matera

The Lesser Kestrel is such a disappointing English name for such a fantastic bird. The Italians call them Grillaio, after their main food, Grilli, or Crickets. In Matera they have arrived back from Africa and are everywhere on the rooftops: They nest communally, perch on the buildings in the ancient … Continue reading Grillaio in Matera