Monthly Archives: April 2012

University Museum, Chieti

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The University Museum is in Chieti historic centre. It is made up of an exhibition centre and a specialised library. The museum is about Natural Sciences and History of Sciences’ knowledge and divulgation, focusing especially on the biological and medical …

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Castrovalva, Anversa degli Abruzzi

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Castrovalva is a picturesque villagge , part of Anversa degli Abruzzi, which rises on a rocky cape 820 metres above sea level. Nearly 30 people effectively live in the village. Castrovalva dominates the Gorges of Sagittario and the Nature Reserve …

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Church of San Nicola, Atri

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The Church of San Nicola is the most ancient church of Atri, erected in 1181. It is located in Picena Street, near the Belvedere in Vomano avenue. Its façade is decorated with Castelli majolica. Its interior is made up of …

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Spring in Abruzzo

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In Abruzzo the spring gives the magnificent contrast among a clear blue sky and sea, green hills and white snow-capped mountain tops. Nature celebrates the end of the winter with chirps, buzz and screams, in the burst of colours of …

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Rocca Calascio

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Rocca Calascio is in the territory of Calascio, in the Province of L’Aquila, in the National Park of Gran Sasso and Laga Mountains, 1.460 metres above sea level. The Rocca is made up of a today deserted hamlet, on the …

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Castiglione Messer Raimondo

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Castiglione Messer Raimondo is located in the Province of Teramo, on a hilltop that dominates the valley of the Fino river. The village is of medieval origin. The main place of interest is the parish church of San Nicola di …

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