Category Archives: Italy

Exploring the Region of Abruzzo (II)

The Abruzzo region in Central Italy is located at the Adriatic coast. Its variety is really impressive and enjoyable. From sandy beaches with a great tourist infrastructure to lonely forest paths, from ice-cold mountain rivers to cozy little villages with … Continue reading

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Visiting the Sistine Chapel of Abruzzo

Many times I just drive around and ‘find’ something interesting. Most of the times it is something I saw or read on the Internet. Very rarely I actually know something about the place I explore BEFORE I do so. The … Continue reading

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Exploring the Region of Abruzzo (I)

The region of Abruzzo is a Southern Italian region with less than 1.5 million people. Marche on the north, for the most part Lazio on the west and Molise in the south, the region has a long beachy coast on … Continue reading

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Artificial Beauty – Lake Barrea in the Abruzzo Mountains

Located in the beautiful National Park of Abruzzo, Lazio and Molise there is the lake Barrea. It seems so natural but actually is artificial and serves as water supply. Historically there is not very much to say as it was … Continue reading

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Pescasseroli – Bavarian Village in the Middle of Italy

A village in the middle of Italy’s Abruzzo mountains in the style of a Bavarian village. Narrow roads with flower pots and the high mountain range around. Somewhere the music of an accordion. Welcome to Pescasseroli! I didn’t know where … Continue reading

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