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Dogliola, Province of Chieti, Abruzzo, Italy

Province of Chieti, Abruzzo region In the South of Abruzzo, situated in a small, picturesque valley along the Trigno river, this small group of houses stands out against the horizon with the high, typical roof of St. Rocco belltower.
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Altitude: 445 m a.s.l -- Distance from Chieti: 99 km -- Population: ca. 400 inhabitants in 2010 -- Zip code: 66050 -- Phone Area Code: 0873 -- Frazioni: Fonte Marini -- How to reach it: road: S.S. 650 from Vasto or Isernia; motorway: A-14 exit Vasto Sud

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The name of the village comes from a Latin word, doliola, meaning small barrel, and is first mentioned in the XII century. It belonged to the important d'Avalos and later to the Marzi family.

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  • 20-21 June Feast of Patron Saints Rocco and Luigi
  • 24 July "Thanksgiving", festival with procession of decorated waggons and auction sale of gifts

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