Monthly Archives: July 2012

Monument to the Bather, Vasto

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The monument to the bather is a bronze statue 3 m tall and 500 kg heavy. Made by the sculptor Aldo D’Adamo from Ortona, it was placed on a stack in the sea north of Vasto Marina, between the sandy …

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Free Beach Riccetta, Ortona

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The free beach Riccetta is located in Ortona, in the locality Riccio beach, between the beach club Riccetta and the cliff. The sandy shore ends with the rocks that welcome the steep tuff cliff, in which sea gulls, pigeons and …

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Casoli Holm Oak Forest

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The Casoli holm oak forest is a Site of Community Importance (SCI) in the Province of Chieti. About 596 ha wide, its altitude ranges from 170 to 420 m above sea level. In addition to holm oak, the vegetation is …

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Feast of Sant’Andrea, Pescara

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The Feast of Sant’Andrea is celebrated in Pescara in the last weekend of July (this year from July 28 to 30, 2012) on the north bank of the Pescara river, in honour of the patron saint of Pescara’s navy: St. …

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Tortoreto Lido

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Tortoreto Lido is the coastal district of Tortoreto. It is about 4 km long from the Salinello river mouth to Alba Adriatica. One of the Seven Sisters of the Teramo coast, Tortoreto Lido has been awarded with the Blue Flag …

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Renazzo Hill Belvedere, Pescara

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The Renazzo Hill Panoramic Viewpoint or Belvedere is the Pescara’s terrace on the sea. It is located in the south part of Pescara, in San Silvestro district, almost a detached village. From Belvedere the visitors have overlooks of the coastal …

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