Culture: Places to Discover
The charm of Abruzzo lies in the measured balance between nature which still dominates the landscape and the history of the men who inhabited this land : so here’s the sequence of the small villages that dot the land , the architectural strength of churches, castles, palaces, the suggestion of his extraordinary and isolated hermitages.
All of the historical and artistic heritage of Abruzzo outlines an area with a strong cultural identity , handed down from generation to generation.
Equally charm and mystery transmit the rock dwellings and numerous necropolis discovered recently in the villages of Fossa and Bazzano , in addition to the famous archaeological sites of Alba Fucens , Peltuinum and Amiternum .
Rocca Calascio is included by Nationa Geographic in the ranking of the 15 most beautiful castles in the world.
The monuments of importance and absolute beauty that characterize the Abruzzo are also known at the international level , they have different aspects and characters : solitary churches harmoniously inserted into the landscape ; mountain hermitages or fortified monasteries . Just choose a route to discover the magnificent natural treasures handed down over time.