In the old town you can visit the medieval square Footer Court with feature fountain. A few miles from the center is the Abbey of Santa Maria di Mejulano, dating from the year one thousand.
Ripoli is the name of the Neolithic settlement that rose in part on the territory of the municipality of Corropoli. He was the medical officer of the country, Concezio Rosa, to find out in 1871. (source: Wikipedia)
Held annually since 1983 on the last Sunday of July. It is a race accompanied by a historical Renaissance.
The districts of the country are organized into teams, which are chosen by the two pairs of "pushers" to roll a barrel of 70 kg along a path uphill. This event attracts thousands of people.
The "Show-Market Hobbies, Crafts and Traditional Dishes" is held every year in the first week of August at the historical center.
There are gastronomic stands to taste the local dishes, but also exhibitions of objects and collecting various types of stalls. (source Wikipedia)
Town full of charm and history that overlooks the rivers Vibrata and Salinello and offers splendid views of the Monti della Laga and Gran Sasso. Known for its fortress, stronghold of the Bourbons, a real fortified citadel; in the center it is possible to admire the elegant Medieval and Renaissance Houses also many churches and historical buildings.
Rich with ancient architectural monuments including an important necropolis of the Iron Age and some burials, you can also admire the fourteenth century churches of St. Nicholas and St. Francis. The area is dominated by the Fortress Balascio founded around the year one thousand.
It was one of the most famous cities of the ancient world. Cathedral Square is home to the Cathedral of the Assumption (the adjoining museum houses precious relics), the Baroque church of Santa Reparata, the Bishop's Palace, the Palace Mambelli, the sixteenth Seminar and the Teatro Comunale. Also ancient fountains, squares, churches and gullies.
The Sanctuary has always been the destination of many devotees, is home to a large structure that can hold up to 12,000 people, full of mosaics and granites and is also famous for the beautiful bells concert composed by 14 bronzes.
The municipality of Civitella del Tronto is one of the stations of departure for naturalistic excursions in the National Park of Gran Sasso and Monti della Laga, characterized by lush vegetation and the presence of large herbivores such as chamois, stag beetle and roe deer, as well as predators like the wolf, the wild cat, the Faina and the Golden Eagle.
You will discover the heritage and artistic many routes and wine, as "The streets of the seven hills", which allow you to appreciate also the cultivations of hills and the typical local products, such as fresh and aged cheeses, extra virgin olive oil, vegetables, salami derived from the ancient pork processing home-made and the great wines of Abruzzo, Trebbiano, Cerasuolo and Montepulciano.
From Alba Adriatica it is possible to visit other cities in the region "Marche": Ascoli Piceno, Offida, Ripatransone, Recanati, Sanctuary of Loreto and Frasassi Grotte. Moreover it is be possible to organize excursions to other destinations: L'aquila, Rome, Assisi, Tremiti Islands, San Giovanni Rotondo (Father Pio), National Park of Abruzzo and Massif Maiella.
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