Monthly Archives: January 2009


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Fonte Grande di Civitanova. This is a fountain constructed between the sixteenth and seventeenth century. Built as public fountain probably ancient plant on the third century, with washrooms and used for the supply of water, over time has come under constant renovation and extension. In the left side there is […]

Past and present II


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S. Bartolomeo Church in the medieval centre of Campobasso View on Google Map

Realité



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Roccascalegna is a comune and town in the province of Chieti, part of the Abruzzo region of southern Italy. View on Google Map

the castle


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Roccascalegna is a comune and town in the province of Chieti, part of the Abruzzo region of southern Italy. View on Google Map

Saint Peter



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“In 1060 the Normans made Lanciano a centre of the unified Kingdom of Sicily. Lanciano flourished again and in 1340 it was the largest city in Abruzzo with 6,500 inhabitants, renowned industries (ceramics, wool, silk, goldworks, ironworks), receiving important privileges by both Frederick II and his son Manfred, with a […]

Civitanova





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Portus Veneris was the name of a Byzantine landing place at the mouth of the Sangro river (the Byzantines controlled parts of southern Italy until the 11th century). View on Google Map

Portus Veneris