Monthly Archives: October 2011

Navelli

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Navelli, about 600 inhabitants, is in the Province of L’Aquila, 34 km far from L’Aquila. It is situated on a 700-m-above-the-sea-level-peak wherefrom it dominates the Plateau of Navelli, in the National Park of Gran Sasso and Laga Mountains. It is …

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Church of Santa Maria del Lago, Moscufo

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The Romanesque Church of Santa Maria del Lago (St. Mary of the Lake) is the main monument of Moscufo, borough of the olive oil, in the Province of Pescara . The ancient presence of woods (locus in Latin) by the …

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Alanno

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Alanno is situated in the Province of Pescara, on a hilltop which dominates the Valley of the Pescara river, between the Adriatic sea and the Majella massif. The history of Alanno goes back to the Italic age. The Chronicon Casauriensis …

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Santo Stefano di Sessanio

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Santo Stefano di Sessanio (about 100 inhabitants) is in the National Park of Gran Sasso and Laga Mountains in the province of L’Aquila, near Campo Imperatore, Carapelle Calvisio and Navelli. It is one of the most beautiful Italian boroughs. The …

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Campo Imperatore, L’Aquila

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Campo Imperatore is a wide plateau, split up in the territories of Barisciano, Calascio, Castel del Monte, L’Aquila and Santo Stefano di Sessanio in the Province of L’Aquila. It is the centrepiece of the Gran Sasso d’Italia massif, in Gran …

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Cugnoli

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Cugnoli is located in the Province of Pescara. It borders Alanno, Catignano, Civitaquana, Nocciano and Pietranico. About 2000 people live in Cugnoli. The story of the village dates back to XII century. The 13th century’s church of Santo Stefano is …

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