Scanno

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Scanno, one of the most beautiful Italian villages, owes its charm to a lucky combination of natural, cultural and historical factors. First of all the lake, picturesque and crystal-clear, of glacial origins. The territory, on the border of the Abruzzo, …

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Most Beautiful Villages in Italy, Abruzzo

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In Abruzzo 21 villages are part of the club of the most beautiful villages in Italy: 4 in the Province of Pescara: Abbateggio, Caramanico Terme, Città Sant’Angelo, Penne; 3 in the Province of Teramo: Castelli, Civitella del Tronto, Pietracamela; 1 …

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Pescocostanzo

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Pescocostanzo, one of the most Beautiful Italian Villages, is located in the Province of L’Aquila, at 1.400 m above sea level. It overlooks the upland of Quarto Grande. Founded in 10th century, the village was restored by Lombard architects after …

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From Etna to Gran Sasso, Città Sant’Angelo

The seventh edition of “From Etna to Gran Sasso” is held in the picturesque medieval village of Città Sant’Angelo, one of the most beautiful villages in Italy, from tonight to July 22, 2012. This event promotes the folklore, traditions, food …

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Church of San Matteo, Rocca San Giovanni

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The Church of San Matteo is situated in Rocca San Giovanni in Piazza degli Eroi (Heroes’ Square). Its edifice of Romanesque origin is a remake of the bigger abbey of San Giovanni in Venere. Between XIV and XV century the …

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Church of Santa Maria Maggiore, Pacentro

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Santa Maria Maggiore is the main church of Pacentro. It is located in Piazza del Popolo. It was erected in the 15th century. Its interior is made up of a nave and two aisles, with altars of the 14th and …

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