Monthly Archives: September 2011

Trail Behind the Plates, Pennadomo

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The trail behind the Plates in Pennadomo brings the visitors to the plates: a paradise for climbers and geologists, a hell for the claustrophobic. The crevice in which the path goes down is slighter wider than an average individual. It …

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Tabernacle and candelabra, Santa Maria Arabona

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The tabernacle and candelabra are part of the furniture of the Abbey of St. Maria Arabona in Manoppello. The tabernacle is made of a fine Gothic shrine that leans against a wall, while the candelabra is made of a thin …

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Vitello d’Oro Waterfall, Farindola

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The Vitello d’Oro Waterfall is in the Angri Valley in Farindola. It is 28 metres high. The surrounding landscape is characterized by the river Tavo flowing in the narrow Angri Valley, covered by wonderful woods from which the mountain peaks …

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San Vito Marina

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San Vito Marina is the coastal district of San Vito Chietino. It is located along the Chieti coastline, renowed as Trabocchi Coast, between Ortona and Fossacesia Marina, 30 km south of Pescara. In the last years, its shores gained the …

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Farindola

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Farindola is in the Province of Pescara (near Penne, Villa Celiera and Montebello di Bertona), bordering the Provinces of Teramo (Arsita) and L’Aquila (Castel del Monte). It is a mountain village (about 1500 inhabitants) in Vestin community. Its territory is …

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Trabocco Punta Fornace, San Vito Marina

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The Trabocco Punta Fornace is located in San Vito Marina, north of the Rocco Mancini free beach. It was named from the old brick-kiln, today abandoned, in the cluster of houses behind. The owner of the trabocco, Antonio Verì, has …

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