Civitella del Tronto

History of Civitella del Tronto Civitella is the most well conserved historic borgo in the whole Teramo province area. It is so beautiful and stunning that attracts tourists all over the world. Civitella del Tronto has been even nominated as one of the most beautiful Borgo of Italy. It is so characteristic and well preservedContinue reading “Civitella del Tronto”

The Borghi’s History

Today we will talk about the “Borghi“. We will explain their history, what they are and how they developed through the centuries. What are the borghi? The Borghi are fortified settlements that have developed over the centuries around or within the walls of a castle or a fortified military fortress. These were mainly built ofContinue reading “The Borghi’s History”

Torano Nuovo

HISTORY of Torano Nuovo Torano is a borgo of 1561 inhabitants located on a hill at 240 m above sea level, overlooking the Vibrata Spring. The town’s name originates from the ancient god Turan, goddess of fertility. The addition Nuovo (new in English) was added by Vittorio Emanuele II king of Italy in 1864 toContinue reading “Torano Nuovo”

Sant’Omero

HISTORY of Sant’Omero Sant’Omero is a borgo located in the province of Teramo exactly on a hill halfway between the Val Vibrata and the Salinello Valley. Initially, Sant’Omero was not built in this precise spot but further downstream. The most notable traces date back to Roman times when noble families settled in the Vibrata valleyContinue reading “Sant’Omero”

Ancarano

HISTORY of Ancarano Ancarano is a little town of 1897 inhabitants on 293 m. above sea level. It’s located on the border between Marche and Abruzzo in the centre of Italy very close to the Adriatic sea. Here life still follows the slow circadian movements of the sun and the moon. Its panoramic position thatContinue reading “Ancarano”