Monthly Archives: July 2011

Ancient Cistern, Città Sant’Angelo

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The Ancient Cistern is in Città Sant’Angelo, underneath the park of the church of San Bernardino. We do not know anything exactly about the origins of this water reserve, but we can make out that it dates back to the …

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At dinner with Byzantines

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This summer the 7th edition of At dinner with Byzantines renews its appointment with history. Over three evenings, from 29th to 31st July, from 19:00 until late night, the tourists, welcome guests of Vasilisa, can enjoy the dishes prepared according …

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Hermitage of San Bartolomeo in Legio

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The hermitage of San Bartolomeo in Legio is in the territory of Roccamorice (A25 Rome-Pescara motorway, exit at “Caramanico” tollbooth), Pescara, in Majella National Park, heading for Santo Spirito (Holy Ghost) hermitage. To get to the hermitage it is necessary …

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Nature Reserve of Capo Pescara

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The Nature Reserve of Capo Pescara is in Popoli. Set up in 1986, it is 49 hectares wide and comprises a vast area of sources, about 60, situated along the path that runs by the small lake from which the …

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Church of San Paolo and Holy Stairs

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The Holy Stairs are in Campli, next to the church of San Paolo. The stairway was erected in 1776. It consists of 28 olive wood steps to be ascended on one’s knees for the remission of sins.

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Villa Frigerj National Archaeological Museum

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Villa Frigerj National Archaeological Museum is located in Chieti, in a neoclassic villa built up in 1830 for want of the baron Frigerj. In the Museum there are statues of outstanding archaeological importance for Abruzzo region, such as the Warrior …

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