Abruzzo is a region that is full of villages perched on the Apennine chain or nestled on the hills overlooking the Adriatic Sea. The lush green nature of the mountainous part mixes with the sandy beaches and the imposing headlands of the coast. Despite the earthquakes that have struck the territory even in recent years, Abruzzo retains its rocky charm thanks to the constant dedication and great tenacity of its inhabitants, proud of their roots and the villages in which they live, such as Atri, Pescocostanzo, San Vito Chietino or Roccascalegna, real "postcards" to be sent all over the world to invite tourists to visit unique and unmistakable places.
We take you to the beautiful medieval village in the province of Parma to discover the majestic Sanvitale Fortress, surrounded by a navigable moat, and culinary delicacies from all over Italy and the world: a real gastronomic siege!
By Joni Scarpolini
The inhabitants of the ancient Calabrian village are devoted to San Teodoro di Amasea, who defeated the terrible monster in 1528: they dedicated a day of the year to their leader to celebrate his exploit