Faraone Antico

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Faraone Antico is the gorgeous hamlet of Sant’Egidio alla Vibrata, in the Province of Teramo. The fortified village, deserted after an earthquake in the 1960s, derives its name from the Lombard word fara = village. To enter the village you …

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Church of Sant’Agostino, Penne

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In Penne, the beautiful church of Sant’Agostino of XIV century has undergone several modifications over time, especially in the Baroque period (1756-1759). The façade shows an anti-aesthetic contrast between the ancient masonry and the latest remake. On the top of …

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Montone

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 Montone, gorgeous hamlet of Mosciano Sant’Angelo, rises on a hill 5 km from Mosciano S.A., on the road to Giulianova. Three brick towers (clock tower, central tower and south-west tower) are left of the old fortifications, whose first construction dates …

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Palace of the Royal Captain, Penne

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In Penne a strong and ancient wooden gate on via Roma immediately draws attention to the Palace of the Royal Captain. On the front you can see two stone lions of good workmanship, placed on either side of a window, …

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Santo Spirito museum, Lanciano

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The Santo Spirito monastic complex is located in Lanciano in Via Santo Spirito 77. It was founded in 1293 by the Celestinians. Abandoned in 1654, it was recently restored and houses the Santo Spirito Museum. The archaeological museum keeps finds …

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Mosciano Sant’Angelo

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Mosciano Sant’Angelo is a small town of about 10,000 inhabitants in the province of Teramo. It is located on a hill overlooking the valleys of Salinello and Tordino rivers. Today only six towers remain of the ancient walls that surrounded …

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