Snow in Abruzzo

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The snow falling in these days reminds us the description of Abruzzo by the Italian geographer and theologian Giovanni Lorenzo D’Anania (Taverna, 1545 – 1609) in his Cosmography: “a  country … so mountainous and harsh, where winters are so horrible, …

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Snow-clad Spoltore

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This photo gallery shows a snow-clad historical Spoltore after the early February 2012’s heavy snow falls.

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Alcyone free Beach in winter, Pescara

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The extraordinary snow falls of early February 2012 has given us unique images of a snow-clad Pescara coast. Where the beach encounters the Vallelunga stream and pine grove, the wonder of snow conveys Siberian fascinations.

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Snow-clad trees and plants, Pescara

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Animals in snow, Pescara

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Extreme weather conditions push the animals to make extra efforts to survive, but not everyone gets on…

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Freezing February 2012, Pescara

The extraordinary snow falls of early February 2012 have covered Pescara and whole Abruzzo with a white blanket.

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