Abruzzo October

Last October we were too busy just arriving in Abruzzo – on the 9th to be exact – to take that much notice of what the weather was like. The day after we got here it rained. Then it was OK. And that’s about as far as memory takes me. This year,...

Casoli’s Fabulous Festa

Maybe it’s local bias, but the best Abruzzo festa and sagre we’ve been to this year have been those nearest Villasfor2. And Casoli’s 3-day extravaganza topped the lot ! Don’t get the idea that Abruzzo festa and sagre – the feasts, fairs and festivals for...

Fara’s Fantastic Fireworks

Fara San Martino is an ancient village nestling 1500 feet up under the lowering heights of the Majella about 20 minutes away from your Abruzzo villa for two. It’s home to some 1600 people and two world-famous pasta manufacturers – De Cecco (reckoned by...