Life in Abruzzo Food & Travel Guide

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

Holiday Ideas

Tagliacozzo – It’s a Long Way to The Top

In Tagliacozzo you will see enough to fire your imagination, and if you have the time you can commence on a walk that will take you backwards through history

How to Hunt & Shave the Truffle in Abruzzo

Put simply, truffle hunting in Abruzzo is an enchanting adventure that has you gently treading across a drop dead gorgeous central Italian landscape, bedazzled by the seeing power of a doggie’s nose and eating like a king at the end of it!

Abruzzo Special Holiday Offers: Our #AbruzzoHacks

Who doesn’t adore a special holiday offer, even more so when it is an Abruzzo holiday deal! I’ll keep adding to the offers here as they pop up over the year, check back regularly

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

Do As the Romans Do: Take a Family Ski Holiday in Abruzzo

Ignore the Alps & head south to Aremogna, the preferred ski-destination for Romans & Neapolitans, where a budget family ski holiday doesn’t mean slumming it

To Amble at Wine Icon Emidio Pepe’s Abruzzo Agriturismo

Why wine lovers & Italophiles should jump at the chance for a break at the Abruzzo agriturismo and home of Emidio Pepe, one of Italy’s foremost purveyors of organic wine

3 Easy Ways to Bear Spot in Abruzzo

Bear spotting provides one of the most entrancing ways to explore Italy’s landscape, here are 3 easy ways to see them amble in Abruzzo

Adriatica Villa – Abruzzo’s Coast & Mountains Rental

If you’re looking for an affordable light & airy Abruzzo villa for your family to stay at whilst you hit the beach and explore Abruzzo’s famous mountain towns try Villa Adriatica

Falling in Love with Abruzzo on a Food Wine & Cooking Holiday

An Italian cooking holiday that creates a narrative of Abruzzo that embraces mountains and sea, and provides some authentic cooking experiences to take home from the 4 provinces

Abruzzo’s Magical Eco B&B Scacciapensieri

B&B Scacciapensieri is a luxury eco Abruzzo B&B in Teramo’s foothills whose stunning rooms don’t fail to impress alongside incredible organic breakfasts and some of the most magical panoramas of the northern ridge of the of the Gran Sasso mountains

10% off Let’s Blog Abruzzo

Oh there are so many reasons to attend Hands on L’Aquila, the food and travel blogging workshop at the old Medici town of Santo Stefano di Sessanio

Fun with Fish: an Italian Fish Cookery Course Aboard a Trabocco

Could a fish cookery course aboard a trabocco be Abruzzo’s most delicious alfresco experience? It’s certainly one of Italy’s most unique cooking courses

Hands on L’Aquila Blogger Conference

The most stylish food and travel philanthropic experience for 2012 is the Hands on L’Aquila bloggers conference set in Santo Stefano di Sessanio

An Abruzzo Cookery Course Exploring a Flavoursome Heritage

An Italian cookery course specialising in piquant & healthy Abruzzo cooking with tours of local producers & Chef-led cookery sessions in an Abruzzo C18th palazzo

Piano Roseto Crognaleto – Hot Camp Spot

Camping in Abruzzo can mean pitching on a campsite or finding an area of parkland where the view is wild; Piano Roseto Crognaleto is one such pitch with a view

Abruzzo Holiday Apartment with View on Medici Santo Stefano

Villa Valsi, beautiful self-catering holiday apartments set in a converted L’Aquila villa on the road that winds around the medieval hilltop town of Santo Stefano di Sessanio

Abruzzo Dog Friendly B&B, Agriturismo, Self-Catering & Hotels

Travelling with your favourite pooch on holiday to Abruzzo is easier than sometimes finding accommodation in Abruzzo that is dog-friendly

A Romantic Abruzzo Hotel

If you are looking for a romantic boutique hotel in Abruzzo, Sextantio Albergo Diffuso is the place to stay! the old Medici village of Santo Stefano di Sessanio