Exploring Abruzzo’s most beautiful villages

Many of Abruzzo’s villages are officially recognised as being among the most beautiful in Italy.

Lifting the lockdown lid: rediscovering Italy’s finest attractions

As the country opens its door to tourists, we take a look at some of Italy’s lesser-known wonders.

The best alternative European beach destinations

Branch out from the same overcrowded summer destinations with our guide to the best alternative beach holidays.

Christmas bakes

Tired of the traditional mince pies and Christmas pudding? Why not tempt your friends and family this Christmas with one of these festive bakes?

An Englishman’s home: Europe’s most impressive castles

From complex histories to spectacular architecture, castles have so much to offer.

The world’s best Roman sites (outside Rome)

Rome may have been the epicentre of the Roman Empire, but the reach of this vast civilisation was far greater than just the Italian capital.

Making the most of a long weekend in Abruzzo

You’ve made it to Abruzzo but you’ve only got a weekend to spare. Here’s how to make the most of a long weekend in the region. 

Scanno: At the forefront of fashion?

Scanno is particularly well known for its traditional costume. 

A taste of Abruzzo

From pasta to pizza and everything in between, Abruzzo is a paradise for foodie enthusiasts.  

Beach etiquette

Luciano Di Gregorio gives some helpful tips for those who fancy a trip to the beach in Abruzzo.