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The wildlife of Abruzzo

Abruzzo is highly regarded as a true wildlife sanctuary and natural wonder. The region is home to a highly diversified ecosystem, which hosts over 75% of animal species currently living in Europe! Abruzzo also has a great coastline on the Adriatic Sea, and it also features the Appennini mountains, where you will be able to…
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Abruzzo: A Quick Guide Part 1

Abruzzo: A Quick Guide Part 1: Abruzzo is one of the twenty regions of Italy and is located centrally, approximately 70 miles to the east of Rome. Its eastern border is curtailed by the Adriatic Sea, and if Italy is ‘boot-shaped’, then Abruzzo is located near the back of the ’knee’. The historic city of…
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The Four Regions of Abruzzo

The Regions of Abruzzo Abruzzo is one of the most interesting and diverse parts of Italy. Its territory ranges from beautiful coastlines to charming plateaus and icy mountain tops, and the local culture is almost as diverse as the territory itself. There are four main regions of Abruzzo (or “provincie”, provinces): L’Aquila, Teramo, Pescara and…
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An Introduction to Abruzzo

This article serves as an introduction to Abruzzo, detailing the main features of the region. Not too far away from the Italian capital city, Rome, the region of Abruzzo is one of Southern Italy’s main geographical regions. With a relatively modest population, Abruzzo is divided in four regional provinces and has a rich culture profoundly…
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A Trip Around the Sirente-Velino National Park

Sirente-Velino National Park Although the Sirente-Velino National Park is probably the smallest  in area of the National Parks of Abruzzo, it makes up in beauty for what it lacks in size.  Just south of the  L’Aquila and bordered by the A24/A25 on three sides, the park is easily accessible by car.  Our drive through this…
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The Top 5 Things to Do in Abruzzo

Top 5 Things to Do in Abruzzo, Italy By Daniela Alemadi Abruzzo is often overlooked by mass tourists when visiting Italy for the first time, however, this region of Italy has so much more to offer. Here is a list of the top five things to do when you are in Abruzzo. Discover and explore…
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Abruzzo – Italy’s Best-Kept Travel Secret!

By David N Brenner If you’re looking for an Italy holiday – especially just for the two of you – that’s off the overcrowded tourist track – yet offers gorgeous weather and spectacular scenery at prices you didn’t think existed anymore, Abruzzo could be just the perfect destination. Whereabouts in Italy is Abruzzo? Head due…
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