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Castelguidone, Province of Chieti, Abruzzo, Italy

Province of Chieti, Abruzzo region Situated on a hill between the rivers Valloncello and Lame delle Pesce, the village offers a breathtaking panorama of the Trigno valley, not far from the border with Molise. The village is characterized by picturesque alleys made of flight of steps and by beautiful stone houses.
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Castelguidone, Chieti
Altitude: 775 m a.s.l -- Distance from Chieti: 126 km -- Population: ca. 420 inhabitants in 2010 -- Zip code: 66040 -- Phone Area Code:0873 -- Frazioni: Inforchia, Piane -- How to reach it: road: SS 86 from Vasto or SS 650 from San Salvo or Isernia

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Possibly of medieval origin, its name derives from the Germanic Wido (= forest), changed to Guido in Italian. In the 14th century there was a mention of a Castrum Guidonum.

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  • June 15: Feast of the Patron St. Vito
  • Last Sunday of September: Feast of St. Clementina

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