’21-04-13° PHOTOS OF GAMBATESA [Molise, Italy]

Gambatesa (Iammatése in Molise) is an Italian town of 1 359 inhabitants in the province of Campobasso, in Molise. It is about 30 kilometers east from the capital and about 10 kilometers from the border between Molise and Puglia. Located on the hill and surrounded by greenery, it offers a wide view of the Occhito … Continue reading ’21-04-13° PHOTOS OF GAMBATESA [Molise, Italy]

ITALY: new government and Slight fades of the ‘5 star movement’

The new Italian prime minister (premier) Mario Draghi Probably most of the readers will not know Italian politics, both because it is slightly of interest at an international level and because the newspapers speak little about it. What has happened in recent weeks is quite serious: the previous government was brought down by opening a … Continue reading ITALY: new government and Slight fades of the ‘5 star movement’

Photo of Snowfall (13th February) – Campobasso [Italy]

The disturbance from Russia is crossing a large part of the Italian peninsula. And in Campobasso this morning it snowed, whitening and snowing the streets of the city. It is now increasingly rare to see a snowfall, while until the last decade snowfalls were very common in winter, Walking around the city was a quite … Continue reading Photo of Snowfall (13th February) – Campobasso [Italy]

📸 PHOTOS of Castelbottaccio (CB) [Molise] – Italy

Castelbottaccio stands on a hill to the hydrographic left of the Biferno river, the most important in the province. From its highest point, Colle Iannone (717 meters above sea level), it is possible to see the surrounding landscape as far as the Abruzzo region and the sea and, on clear days, the Tremiti islands (about … Continue reading 📸 PHOTOS of Castelbottaccio (CB) [Molise] – Italy

📸 PHOTOS of Lucito (CB) [Molise] – Italy

Lucito is an Italian town of 655 inhabitants in the province of Campobasso, in Molise. The name of the town, Lucito, could derive from the Latin term lucus, which means "sacred wood", or from the Latin name Lucius. According to others, it derives instead from "elceto" (or "saliceto"), vulgarly become "liceto" (or "saluceto"), and therefore … Continue reading 📸 PHOTOS of Lucito (CB) [Molise] – Italy

📷 PHOTOS of Casalbordino (CH) – Abruzzo – ITALY

Casalbordino is an Italian municipality of 5972 inhabitants in the province of Chieti in Abruzzo, and is the seat of the union of the municipalities of the Miracles. The name goes back to a leader of that period, Roberto Bordinus, who captained the garrison in defense of the monastery. Casal, that is, a farmhouse, a … Continue reading 📷 PHOTOS of Casalbordino (CH) – Abruzzo – ITALY