Monthly Archives: April 2013

Gianni Di Venanzo, Teramo

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Gianni Di Venanzo, born in Teramo on December 18, 1920, was director of photography of the greatest films of the Italian cinema. He worked with all the major directors who, in the heyday of the postwar period until the Sixties, …

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Giovenco River

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The Giovenco is a river of Marsica. It rises in mount Pietra Gentile and flows for 44 km to the Fucino Valley, which irrigates, across the enchanting Giovenco Valley, land of deer and bears, located in the National Park of …

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Natural History Museum, Pescasseroli

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The Natural History Museum is located in Pescasseroli, by the main office of the National Park of Abruzzo, Lazio and Molise. The museum shows various naturalistic, geological and anthropological evidences from the area of the National Park. A botanical garden …

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Belfiore Tower, Silvi

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The Belfiore tower is located in Silvi Paese. It is the only part left of the ancient Belfiore Castle, built in the XIV century to protect the medieval village of Silvi that, in fact, between 1806 and 1861 took the …

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Church of San Francesco, Bucchianico

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The church of San Francesco is located in Bucchianico. Its foundation goes back to the end of the 13th century. The old structure, however, is not traceable today because of the many refurbishments that gave a baroque appearance to the …

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Avezzano Railway Station

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The Avezzano railway station is located in Piazza Matteotti. It was built in 1888 and destroyed by the 1915 Avezzano earthquake. Rebuilt in 1945, after World War II, it is the main railway station in Marsica, along the railroads Rome-Sulmona-Pescara …

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