Serpari Festival, Cocullo

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The First May, the Serpari Festival or Snake Festival is held in Cocullo for the patronal feast of St. Domenico. The devotees ring the bell in the church of St. Domenico pulling the rope by mouth, according to the tradition …

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Cocullo

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Cocullo is 897 m above sea level, in the Province of L’Aquila. About 300 people live in Cocullo. The medieval village is within the town walls. It is made up of a labyrinth of narrow and winding lanes, medieval workshops, …

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Province of L’Aquila

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The Province of L’Aquila, with its 108 municipalities, is the broadest but least densely populated in Abruzzo. It borders the province of Teramo to north, the provinces of Pescara and Chieti to east, Molise to southeast and Lazio to west. …

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