Category Archives: Cities and Towns

Bagnoli del Trigno Pearl of Molise

Bagnoli del Trigno dominates the entire valley and is located on a rocky massif, "La preta" overlooking the wide valley of the Trigno river, both towards Vasto as to Isernia, stand fascinating between the rich vegetation, catching, with the eye, the bell tower of San Silvestro (more…)

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Fraine Abruzzo Hills

Fraine (Fraìune in Abruzzo) stands on a hill, between the river Treste and the creek Lama. The structure of the fortified village still preserved its ancient medieval-style, with the Parish Church of San Silvestro that stands out as a building above around which the village is developed in concentric rings, built in 1846 in a nave of an older church. It was restored in baroque style, with a portal decorated with coat of arms. It houses a wooden organ painting such as "cabinet". The bell tower has a square base and is built in stone. (more…)

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Carunchio town in Abruzzo inside the Natural Park, Italian villages

Carunchio is an Italian town of 628 inhabitants of the Chieti province in the Abruzzo region. The village is perched on a hill, to the right of the Treste river, from which you can dominate with a view of much of the Maiella and Gargano, its territory, which covers a mainly mountainous area​​, has a amplitude of about 30 square kilometers. (more…)

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Castelbottaccio medieval old stone village in Molise

Castelbottaccio lies on the slopes of the hill, at an altitude of 618 meters above sea level, on the left side of Biferno river; located in an extremely varied vegetation for its presence and morphology. It enjoys an excellent geographical position for its healthy and mild climate and charming for sweeping panoramic views that, from its highest point (Colle Iannone, 717 meters above sea level), ranging on the surrounding areas to the Matese, Biferno and come up to sea and Tremiti islands. (more…)

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