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Ironman Pescara, Abruzzo Italy

Ironman Pescara, Italy Pescara Ironman is the first event that kick starts the summer of events in Pescara as the Ironman event in Abruzzo is hosted by Pescara with over 1,200 athletes from 50 countries that compete in swimming, running and cycling, a triathlon. The endurance starts with a 1.9 km swim on the Adriatic

Ascoli Piceno | Ascoli Piceno Antique Market | Ascoli Italy

Ascoli Piceno With only just under a 40 minute drive from Abruzzo Villas you find yourself in the beautiful town of Ascoli Piceno. Ascoli Piceno is renowned for its Olives cooked with various stuffing and buildings made of travertino marble that was extracted from surrounding mountains.View Larger MapPiazzo del Popolo is its Renaissance square is

Sulmona | Sulmona Italy | Sulmona Abruzzo | Sulmona Abruzzo Italy

Sulmona The friendly and pretty town of Sulmona is only a 1 hour scenic drive from Abruzzo Villas. You could easily spend half a day sightseeing, visiting museums and churches.Sulmona is known for its Italian confectionery “Confetti” They are sugar coated almonds, chocolates or sweets that are traditionally given to relatives and friends on religious

Pianella Italy | Pianella Abruzzo | Pianella Pescara

Pianella Pianella is a charming town and being part of the province of Pescara it only takes around a 25 minute drive to reach Pianella from Abruzzo Villas.Pianella is 236 meters above sea level and is inhabited by around 7500 “Pianellesi” and is renowned for its clean flavor and fruity Olive Oil. Historical documents suggest

Scanno Abruzzo | Scanno Photos | Scanno Italy

Scanno Scanno is among one of the many villages in Abruzzo that has won the title of “Borghi Piu Belli d’Italia” awards (The Most Beautiful Villages in Italy) and is well worth a day trip and one of the highlights when travelling to Abruzzo. Scanno has just under 2000 inhabitants and takes around an

Abbateggio | Abbateggio Photos | Abbateggio Abruzzo Italy

Abbateggio Abbateggio is around a 40 minute drive from Abruzzo Villas and worth a stop for a walk around. The charm of Abbateggio is its narrow lanes and stone houses and the Abbateggio Parish Church of San Lorenzo and the Abbateggio Sanctuary of the Madonna lell’Elcina which was built in the 15th century after a

Salle Vecchia | Salle Vecchia Abruzzo

Salle Vecchia an eerie hamlet Salle Vecchia is around a 1 hours drive from Abruzzo Villas. It is worth a quick stop to take a walk around and could be combined with a day trip to some other villages and towns in the surrounding region of Abruzzo .View Larger MapSalle Vecchia is an abandoned 11th Century medieval