Monthly Archives: May 2013

Manoppello

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Manoppello is located in the province of Pescara at 257 m above the sea level. This village rises on the ancient Roman town of Pollitium as it is proved by many archaeological finds, now collected in Villa Frigerj National Archaeological Museum …

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Le valli del Cerrano, Pineto

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The B&B Le Valli del Cerrano is located in Pineto, in via Arlini 24. Plunged in nature, it offers one of the most suggestive seascape on Teramo coast. Quality and simplicity in the same time, combined with a great care …

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Land of Hermitages

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Abruzzo is the land of hermitages. The mountain massifs of the region, with their hideouts, have always provided natural shelter to the ascetics who fled the worldliness. In these territories the harsh medieval monasticism spread and grown especially for the …

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Henry Mancini

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Henry Mancini, one of the greatest composers of soundtracks, was born in the United States in 1924 to parents who emigrated from Scanno, in the province of L’Aquila. He won many awards (four Oscars). His most popular themes were The …

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Open Wineries 2013

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Open Wineries (Cantine Aperte) is the most important wine event of the year. For the past 21 years during the last weekend of May (this year on Sunday 26), the members of the Wine Tourism Association have opened their doors …

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Common wood pigeon

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The common wood pigeon (Columba palumbus) belongs to the Columba genus. About 40 cm long, it has the upper plumage of gray colour, except for a white patch on each side of the neck and on each wing. The chest …

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