Agriturismo in Abruzzo, Italy
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You will find Agriturismo Torre Mannella owned by the Rupi family on a great location. Torre Manella farm was built on a privileged location in the hills of … Read More >
What’s an agriturismo holiday?
The Italian word Agriturismo is a combination of the words 'agriculture' and 'Tourism'. It became an official type of vacationing in farmhouse resorts, coded into Italian law, since 1985. In many parts of Italy small scale farming became less profitable. As a result many farmhouses were abandoned by their owners. In 1985 the agriturismo law was defined to help farmers develop other ways of gaining income and to prevent the further loss of traditional farming skills that many these farmers possess. Many a farmer took this opportunity to convert and renovate his farmhouse into agriturismo … Read More >
About Abruzzo, the secret of Italy
Abruzzo is a slighty unknown and definitely underestimated region in central Italy. The area consists out of four provinces: L'Aquila, Chieti, Pescara and Teramo. Each province has its own specialties. The main attraction of Abruzzo are the National Parks. You will find 4 amazing parks within Abruzzo. They are all located where the Apennine mountain range crosses Abruzzo. Abruzzo is the only region in Italy where you will find larger wildlife, bears … Read More >