Raviscanina, Province of Caserta, Campania
The center rises 55 km from Caserta, on the slopes of Mount Serra delle Mele in the Matese chain, near the confluence of the Volturno with the Lete river.
The origin of the toponym is uncertain, it could derive from "rubus caninus" (=bramble of dogs). In 1945 it passed from the province of Benevento to that of Caserta.
- Population: about 1400 inhabitants
- Zip/postal code: 81010
- Dialing Area Code: +39 0823
- Demonym: raviscaninesi
- Patron Saint: St Michele Arcangelo, celebrated on 29 September
- Frazioni & Localities: Case Albanesi, Case Pagane, Ceraso, Quattro Venti.
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