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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Charter flights Pescara Moscow

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From June 14 to September 13, 2014 a charter flight with 180 seats will connect the Abruzzo international airport to Moscow each week for a total of 24 flights. The initiative is undoubtedly commendable and allows Russian tourists to know …

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Open oil mills 2013

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Open Oil Mills 2013 will be celebrated also in Abruzzo, a land of olive oil of excellence as proved by the numerous awards at trade fairs each year. The event, sponsored by the Abruzzo Region – Department of Agriculture, involves …

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Summer is coming up

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After the last week’s rain and snow falls, finally this weekend is expected warm and sunny. The beauty of Abruzzo, thanks to the extraordinary variety of its landscapes, appears in the snow-covered peaks of the mountains, while the clear blue …

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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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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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