Isola del Gran Sasso

Isola del Gran Sasso is a village located at the foot of Corno Grande, near the tunnel of the A24 motorway. It is famous above all for the Shrine of San Gabriele, the patron saint of Abruzzo. In fact the …

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Lake of Campotosto in winter

Here we publish a photo gallery of the lake of Campotosto in winter, a turquoise set in the snowy mountains’ immaculate white in the National Park of Gran Sasso and Laga Mountains.

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Gorges of Popoli

The gorges of Popoli or Tremonti are at the northern end of the Peligna Valley, in the Province of Pescara. In the past they were called the “Key of the Three Abruzzi” for their strategic importance for communications between the …

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Fair of Pecorino di Farindola 2012

From August 9 to 13, in the old town of Farindola the third edition of the summer fair Pecorino di Farindola – I frutti del gregge – will be held under the patronage of Farindola Municipality. Best products are the …

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Abruzzo Chamois

The Abruzzo chamois (Rupicapra pyrenaica ornata) is an Apennine subspecies of chamois, saved from extinction by the institution of the Abruzzo National Park in 1922, when only few tens of specimens survived on the Camosciara and Meta mountains. Today, thanks …

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Rocca Calascio

Rocca Calascio is in the territory of Calascio, in the Province of L’Aquila, in the National Park of Gran Sasso and Laga Mountains, 1.460 metres above sea level. The Rocca is made up of a today deserted hamlet, on the …

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