Monthly Archives: November 2012

Pietraferrazzana

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Pietraferrazzana, just over a hundred souls, is located at 357 m of altitude, in the province of Chieti. From its position at the foot of the rock from which it took its name, it overlooks the valley of Sangro and …

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Roman cistern, Atri

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The Roman cistern, part of the Atri Chapter Museum, is located in the basement of the Cathedral of Santa Maria Assunta. It dates back to the 2nd century and it fed the Roman Baths on which the Christian place of …

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Arpa

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ARPA (Abruzzo Regional Public Bus) is the transport company wholly financed by the Abruzzo Region which connects almost all parts of Abruzzo and the Abruzzo cities with Rome and Naples. The head office is situated in Chieti in via Asinio …

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Pallanum, Tornareccio

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Pallanum is an ancient city of Frentani whose ruins are located in the archaeological site of Monte Pallano, in the municipality of Tornareccio, in the province of Chieti, in a valley west of the megalithic walls, dating back to the …

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L’Aquila Rugby 1936

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L’Aquila Rugby 1936 is the rugby team of L’Aquila. The players wear a black and green jersey. Today they dispute the Super 10 league, the top division in Italy. In its history, L’Aquila Rugby won 5 championships (1967, 1969, 1981, …

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Basilica of Santa Maria del Colle, Pescocostanzo

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The Basilica of Santa Maria del Colle is located in the historic centre of Pescocostanzo. It was built in the fourteenth century, but renovated in the mid-1400s, at the end of ‘500 and again at the end of ‘600. The …

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