Guide to Abruzzo
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Our recommendations if you are planning a vacation or visit to Abruzzo.
ABRUZZO TRAVEL INFORMATION AND TOURISM SUGGESTIONS
The region of Abruzzo includes Pescara, L'Aquila, Teramo, Chieti, Sulmona, Scanno and Avezzano. Although the long coast of Abruzzo and Molise runs south along the Adriatic to Puglia, the ancient identity of the territory can be found inland.
Consult all our Abruzzo travel articles below. They are ordered by the latest added or updated. Alternatively, access them from the links in the right column divided by recipes, food, wine, itineraries, tours and trip suggestions. Our Abruzzo blog suggestion is www.lifeinabruzzo.com while join us on www.facebook.com/DeliciousAbruzzo.
MediaThis is one of the most unique of the ancient festivals of Italy, which is celebrated in a peculiar way in the small town of Cocullo less than an hour's drive from Rome. The patron is Saint Dominic Abbot and local legend has it that the Saint did the townspeople a favor by rendering all the poisonous snakes in the area harmless. So when the Saint's statue is carried in procession on the first Thursday in May, the people drape it, and themselves, with hundreds of live, slithering snakes. The behavior of the snakes (none are poisonous) that are placed…
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• scrippelle mbusse • spaghetti with clams • maccheroni alla chitarra • pasta verde • ancient pork • sanguinaccio • cif ciaf • ndocca ndocca • stewed mutton • braciole di capra • caggiune • easter pizza • easter cake • sponge cake • pupe • tagliolini with saffron • stracciatella e cardone • pasta with asparagus • fiadoni cheese cake
• porchetta from campli • masciarelli wines • story of saffron • ventricina ham • salted cod festival • cuisine of teramo • abruzzo salami • wheat from torano • confetti from sulmona, italian liqueurs • montepulciano d'abruzzo wine • corfinio liqueur
• majella • vasto • tollo • abruzzo coast • caramanico terme • sheep migration • teramo • abruzzo beach resorts • navelli plain • sulmona • l'aquila • scanno • pacentro • abruzzo ski resorts • museums of abruzzo • art history tour • abruzzo wild animals • short abruzzo history • gran sasso • origin of name italia • home of cooks • natural parks