First snow in Abruzzo in 2017

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In these first days of the new year, Abruzzo has been hit by an icy wind from Russia called Burian, which brought heavy snowfalls and several inconveniences to the people, from 0 m to Corno Grande‘s 2912 m of elevation above …

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Live Nativity Scene, Rivisondoli

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Rivisondoli boasts its primacy for live nativity scenes in Abruzzo for consolitated tradition and accuracy of details. The sacred performance of the 5th January is now part of the Piano delle Cinque Miglia tourist winter offer, but even the villagers get emotional …

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Response of the Pushkin Museum on the Tabula Rapinensis

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On 18th July 2014 the Pushkin Museum responded to our request for information on the tabula Rapinensis that it was supposed to be kept there: К сожалению, этой таблицы в собрании Музея нет, более того, она никогда не упоминалась и …

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Wounded heaven

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The terrible fire of August 2013 in the Nature Reserve Ripari di Giobbe caused the loss of many hectares of Mediterranean shrub, green frame of the wonderful Ortona’s cliff. Bare of vegetation, some parts of the hill in Punta di …

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Bungee jumping from Salle Bridge

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Since our blog has been opened, most of the questions we received were about whether it was possible to practice bungee jumping from Salle Bridge. Finally we can answer yes (with a 90 m jump!) to our followers, thanks to …

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Marrucini

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The Marruccini lived in the lands from the short stretch of coast between the rivers Pescara (once Aternum) and Foro to the Gorges of Popoli. The name derives from the use of these peoples to plant defensive thickets of Jerusalem …

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