Our ‘all about Abruzzo’ blog is written to keep you connected to Italy’s rocky heart! We explore, discover, and recommend to create a co-operative Abruzzo travel + food blog guide written by those that love Abruzzo. Many of the writers are members on our private LifeInAbruzzo Facebook group, do join us!
Luciano Coccia tells us about the harvest of his most longed for and ‘endangered’ crop, his broad beans (fave) and shares his Aunt’s recipe for an Abruzzese masterpiece, Sagne and Fave for a springtime treat!
There is a small but wonderful multimedia exhibition in Rome running from May through to August that chronicles the communities of the mountain villages that sit on Teramo’s Gran Sasso range and encircle Cerqueto di Fano Adriano recorded by Don Nicola Jobbi.
Escher in Abruzzo – a handy trail of the lithographs and a map of the hilltop towns & mountain villages that Escher depicted in his famous hypnotic, geometrically impossible architectural inventions
There aren’t many things that don’t change but timeless Cocullo is one of those. Here we look back at the artists and photographers who recorded it in the 20th century, that Pete Austin first put together in our FB group, and which we have extended to include a couple more.
Each first Sunday of the month, Abruzzo and Italian state museums and archaeological sites open their doors for free as part of Domenica al Museo. This is a fabulous national wide initiative that allows you to explore and discover the history and treasures of Abruzzo.
Would you like to know a little more about the popular town of Penne and join a money-saving workshop learning how to make your own candles?
Accounts and donations to UNICEF from our LifeInAbruzzo #CookForUkraine campaign