Villavendimio, Spain https://goo.gl/maps/PxWwR153mFJ8vnQaA Tiny hamlets are scattered around north west Spain. This one is called Villavendimio and houses about 200 people, mainly farmers, who work the surrounding fields.
Like so many towns on the Adriatic, Monopoli's history has been thoroughly influenced by its east-facing position and its fortified sea-front walls and castle tell many a story.
Parking in or around Piazza XX Settembre, location of a colourful street market, head east towards the cathedral. To find it just look upwards and you are sure to see its elegantly conceived bell tower thrusting into the sky. Built in 1693, the tower is over 60 metres high, completely dominating the town below.