Vasto

Dating to the Classicla period, this hilltop retains many historic buildings and palaces, as well as a marvelous medieval center.

Vasto is a town and commune on the Adriatic coast of the Province of Chieti in southern Abruzzo, Italy. The population is just over 40,000. The old part of the town (centro storico) features a number of buildings and churches dating from the 12th-18th centuries, including: Vasto Cathedral (Cattedrale di San Giuseppe). Church of Santa Maria Maggiore, the largest and oldest (mentioned in a document as early as 1195) church in the town, with a quite tall bell tower. Below the hill on which the town is located, the beach resort town of Marina di Vasto offers a large sandy beach and several hotels and other facilities.
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