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It is certainly not a destination for everyone: no big splendid cities with Renaissance treasures on each corner, rows of souvenir kiosks or restaurants trying to lure customers in with tourist menus.

Sounds like a great place to visit! ┬áRenaissance treasures are important to take in, but when you want to relax and take in the Italy every day Italians enjoy it’s crucial to get out of the tourist-track and see places like this.

gran-sasso-national-park1Gran Sasso

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Via Google Earth

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