Situated in the centre of Italy, Abruzzo lies just an hour's drive from Rome. Whether you’re interested in hiking on the slopes of the Majella mountain range, wine tasting along olive-strewn roads that disappear into the labyrinths of ancient towns, shopping through the sunny, pastel streets of Pescara or skiing on the highest peaks of the central Apennines, Abruzzo has something for everyone. The most comprehensive guide available, this edition has been updated throughout and is invaluable for anyone visiting the region.
Luciano Di Gregorio is a freelance travel writer and journalist. Born and bred in the region, he now divides his time between Melbourne, Australia and his house in Abruzzo.