Sulmona for Kids

How to get the most from a family holiday in and around Sulmona It would be flippant to suggest that Abruzzo is the perfect destination for a family holiday simply because the Italians love kids. It’s true - t... Read More...
"Madonna che Scappa" in Sulmona © Luca del Monaco

Easter in Sulmona, Abruzzo

Pomp & Ceremony during Holy Week Easter for most of us anglos has become a holiday of bunnies and chocolate. Maybe the odd ’Hot Cross Bun’ if we’re lucky. Now in my 7th year here in Sulmona, one of my abso... Read More...
Walking in Abruzzo

Walking in Abruzzo

A book review and giveaway This excellent little book, written by part-time Abruzzo resident Stuart Haines, is subtitled ‘Walks in Italy’s Wildest National Parks’. It has a cover photo of Rocca Calascio’s evoc... Read More...