Gaeta’s cracked diamond: the Split Mountain

Last time I visited Gaeta, I strolled up and across the promontory to the split mountain sanctuary: an awe-inspiring sight that I recommend to anyone in the area. But beware of the opening times: parts of it are closed between 12 and 3 in the afternoon. According to local Catholic tradition, the rocks here cracked in … More Gaeta’s cracked diamond: the Split Mountain