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Fresagrandinaria, Province of Chieti, Abruzzo, Italy

Province of Chieti, Abruzzo region The village rises on a hill along the valley of the Trigno river, a few km away from the Adriatic.
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Altitude: 391 m a.s.l -- Distance from Chieti: 96 km -- Population: ca. 1100 inhabitants in 2010 -- Zip code: 66050 -- Phone Area Code: 0873 -- Frazioni: Guardiola, Pagliarini, Pantano, Pidocchiosa -- How to reach it: road: S.S. 650 from Vasto; motorway: A-14 exit Vasto Sud

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In the 10th century AD the area was under the Benedectine monastery of St. Angelo, and was called just "Fresa", then it came under lord Riccardo Grandenatus, who added his name to the place.

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  • Remains of the Monastery of St. Angelo
  • The typical village lanes

arrowEvents & Festivities

  • August: festival of "Porchetta" (roasted pork) and Emigrants' festival

arrowHotels, Lodging, Restaurants

  • Ristorante Annecchia, ctr. Colle San Giovanni 9, 66050 Fresagrandinaria (CH) - tel. (+39) 0873 321554

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