Life in Abruzzo Food & Travel Guide

All about Abruzzo food & travel in a cherry-picked fashion

A Traveller’s Companion: Top 15 Books on Abruzzo

An inspiring list of the top 15 books about Abruzzo compiled with the help of 3 Abruzzophile book-loving friends; these titles encompass art, food & drink, travel, history, fiction

#MadeinAbruzzo Christmas

Such is the strong tradition of arts & crafts in Abruzzo it hosted 1/3 of Etsy’s Xmas fairs… we dip in to find some #MadeInAbruzzo Christmas Ideas

Abruzzo Economia Features LifeinAbruzzo

It’s always lovely to receive a little press, esp. when it’s a whole article on LifeinAbruzzo in the Christmas special of the magazine Abruzzo Economia

Christmas Markets in Abruzzo

Christmas markets in Abruzzo (Mercatini di Natale) are beautiful, short and sweet experiences that celebrate the Immaculate Conception which is a national holiday in Italy

Food & Wine

Recipes & Reviews

Pumpkin, Rosemary & Raisin Fritters

Yummy pumpkin fritters from Salina; the green pearl of Italy's Aeolian Islands, aromatic and plump with freshly snipped rosemary, juicy sweet raisins and rolled in cinnamon…

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Bistrot 900 – Giulianova’s Food Crescendo

Giulianova is better known for its Blue Flag beach than its seaside restaurants but Bistrot 900 is a new game-changer in the perception of modern…

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Pizzelle, Cancellate … Nonna’s Ugly Iron that Melts Hearts

An Abruzzese light and tasty must-try dish that rivals the region’s beloved arrosticini for fame are Pizzelle, Cancellate, Neole or Ferratelle depending on which of the provinces…

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