Church of San Domenico, Villalago

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The church of San Domenico is in Villalago, in the wonderful scenario of the Lake of San Domenico and its Nature Reserve. It was erected next the hermitage of San Domenico by his devotees. The Saint is worshipped in Villalago …

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Hermitage of San Domenico, Villalago

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The Hermitage of San Domenico is in Villalago, by the Lake of San Domenico. According to tradition, about 1.000 years ago, St. Domenico dug the cave in which he lived as a hermit. The church that brings into the cave …

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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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Churches of Villalago

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The churches of Villalago, one of the most beautiful Italian villages, are: the parish church of Madonna di Loreto, the little church of San Michele (XV century), Madonna Addolorata (Mourning Mary, XVIII centuy) and San Domenico.

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Medieval Tower, Villalago

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The Medieval Tower is situated in the historic centre of Villalago. It rises on a hill that dominates the Sagittario Valley. Probably Lombard made, it stood for a defensive sighting tower and prison. Today it houses the Villalago Museum of …

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Villalago

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Villalago is located in the Province of L’Aquila, in the High Gorges of the Sagittario river (Gole del Sagittario), 930 m above sea level. The village is spread on the eastern side of Mount Argatone. It belongs to the club …

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