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A Well Travelled Path On The Adriatic Coast of Italy

November 30, 2014 TravelAtWill 4

10 Weeks Let Us See The Adriatic coast of Italy Fall was a great time to head away for a brief gateway stop in London before spending 10 weeks heading down the Adriatic coast of Italy.  We revisited favourite spots and discovered the Adriatic coast regions (Emilia Romagna, Abruzzo and Puglia). It was a long […]

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Pescara By The Sea

October 5, 2014 TravelAtWill 2

Exploring Abruzzo Region From Pescara By The Sea People kept asking us why we had chosen Pescara by the sea as a stop. It worried us for a while, wondering if we had made a mistake. The answer was simple – it was on the Adriatic coast of Italy mid-way […]

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Heading High In The Apennine Mountains

October 4, 2014 TravelAtWill 0

Seeking The Highest Point in Abruzzo High In The Apennine Mountains Leaving Pescara for the day, we got up early to first make a stop to pay our parking ticket. Luckily the town with the over-zealous parking police was enroute for our planned day.This slight detour put David in a cranky […]

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L’Aquila Still Recovering

October 2, 2014 TravelAtWill 0

Force Of Nature Hit But L’Aquila Still Recovering We spent a week in Pescara on the Adriatic coast of Italy and explored the Abruzzo region with day trips. One day we headed high in the Gran Sassa mountain and park area. With map in hand we picked L’Aquila for our enroute […]

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Climbing High To Civitella Del Tronto

October 1, 2014 TravelAtWill 0

Heading To Civitella Del Tronto In The Mountains of Abruzzo With map in hand we plotted a day trip north from Pescara to pick up sites we may have missed in our train trip from Rimini to Pescara. Having been far too ambitious in our planning when we took our day trip […]

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Coastal Forts Protect The Adriatic Coast

September 30, 2014 TravelAtWill 0

South of Pescara Coastal Forts Protect The Adriatic Coast We planned to take a day to explore the coastline south of Pescara as far as Vieste in Puglia. After we finished our week in Pescara, we were headed to Lecce in Puglia for our next week. The drive to Lecce would […]

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Sulmona and Scanno – Abruzzo Hills Towns

September 29, 2014 TravelAtWill 4

Visiting Sulmona For Authentic Confetti To tour around the Abruzzo region in Italy, we were finally renting a car! Every trip we have made, we planned to get a car and have got lulled into the ease of train and bus travel. While that gets you almost everywhere, we knew […]