Are you planning a holiday in Abruzzo? So get ready to plunge into the green region of Europe. You just need to go along the path that crosses all parks of Abruzzo to understand where this nick-name comes from. The largest natural area of...
Abruzzo is Gran Sasso National Park: Corno Grande, in the Gran Sasso massif, is the highest summit of continental Apennines at more than 2.900 metres.
If you're keen on winter sports or mountain in general, then Abruzzo in the perfect destination for your holiday in Italy: on the massif of Majella, usually referred to as mountain-mother, there are several ski areas and resorts.
Abruzzo is not only mountain: if you want to spend a holiday at the sea, you may relax and have some fun choosing one of the many popular beach resorts along Abruzzo long sandy coastline, as Punta Penna di Vasto or Pineto for example. You may also choose to go on a discovery of Abruzzo ancient art cities like L'Aquila, Chieti, Pescara and Sulmona, home to the famous Roman poet Ovidio.