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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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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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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Museum of the Sea, Pescara

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The Museum of the Sea, named after the veterinary Guglielmo Pepe, is located on Riverside Paolucci in Pescara, opposite the Sea Bridge. It is open every day from 8.30 to 12.30, and from 15.30 to 17.30 only on Tuesdays and …

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Flight from Pescara

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A few days after signing the armistice with the Anglo-American forces, the King of Italy, Vittorio Emanuele III, fled from Rome at dawn on September 9, 1943 with Queen Elena, Prince Umberto and some General Staff officers, including Marshal Badoglio, …

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Fortress of Pescara

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In 1510 Charles V ordered the construction of the imposing fortress of Pescara. In 1566, the fortress resisted the assault of 105 Ottoman galleys under the command of Pialy Pasha in the so-called Battle of Pescara. In 1707 it was …

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