Guide to Abruzzo
Guide to Abruzzo (62)
Our recommendations if you are planning a vacation or visit to Abruzzo.
ABRUZZO TRAVEL INFORMATION AND TOURISM SUGGESTIONS
The region of Abruzzo includes Pescara, L'Aquila, Teramo, Chieti, Sulmona, Scanno and Avezzano. Although the long coast of Abruzzo and Molise runs south along the Adriatic to Puglia, the ancient identity of the territory can be found inland.
Consult all our Abruzzo travel articles below. They are ordered by the latest added or updated. Alternatively, access them from the links in the right column divided by recipes, food, wine, itineraries, tours and trip suggestions.
The traditional confetti originating from Sulmona in depeest Abruzzo is everywhere. This is not the paper stuff thrown at weddings, but fabulous sugared coated almonds of every color. They are popular as gifts handed out at the end of marriage ceremonies and other such romantic occasions. The industry developed in the town around 250 years ago. One of the first, and perhaps most famous of the local factories, 'Pelino' dates from 1783 and the oriignal part of the factory can be visited very close to the historical centre of Sulmona. Inside the doors is as close to a real Willy Wonka chocolate factory…
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Our articles about the region below.
• scrippelle mbusse • spaghetti with clams • maccheroni alla chitarra • pasta verde • ancient pork • sanguinaccio • cif ciaf • ndocca ndocca • stewed mutton • braciole di capra • caggiune • easter pizza • easter cake • sponge cake • pupe • tagliolini with saffron • stracciatella e cardone • pasta with asparagus • fiadoni cheese cake
• porchetta from campli • masciarelli wines • story of saffron • ventricina ham • salted cod festival • cuisine of teramo • abruzzo salami • wheat from torano • confetti from sulmona, italian liqueurs • montepulciano d'abruzzo wine • corfinio liqueur
• majella • vasto • tollo • abruzzo coast • caramanico terme • sheep migration • teramo • abruzzo beach resorts • navelli plain • sulmona • l'aquila • scanno • pacentro • abruzzo ski resorts • museums of abruzzo • art history tour • abruzzo wild animals • short abruzzo history • gran sasso • origin of name italia • home of cooks • natural parks