Diso

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Diso
Comune
Comune di Diso
A sequence of colourful lights in the city centre during the Feast of St Philip and St James, the patrons saints of the city.
A sequence of colourful lights in the city centre during the Feast of St Philip and St James, the patrons saints of the city.
Diso is located in Italy
Diso
Diso
Location of Diso in Italy
Coordinates: 40°1′N 18°24′E / 40.017°N 18.400°E / 40.017; 18.400Coordinates: 40°1′N 18°24′E / 40.017°N 18.400°E / 40.017; 18.400
Country Italy
Region Puglia
Province Lecce (LE)
Frazioni Marittima, Marina di Marittima
Area
 • Total 11 km2 (4 sq mi)
Elevation 99 m (325 ft)
Population (November 2008)[1]
 • Total 3,163
 • Density 290/km2 (740/sq mi)
Demonym Disini
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 73030
Dialing code 0836
Patron saint San Filippo and San Giacomo
Saint day 1 May
Website Official website

Diso (Greek: Dhyssos) is a town and comune in the Italian province of Lecce in the Apulia region of south-east Italy. It is an ancient city, having existed since the early 11th century, and features several churches, buildings and squares.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Population from ISTAT