La guida Touring Club inserisce la città di Ascoli Piceno fra le città imperdibili da visitare nel 2015
How fantastic to read that our wonderful Ascoli Piceno has been
mentioned by the Touring Club Italia as one of the top 10 places to visit in the world! It certainly is one of our favourite places to visit and wonder round the travertine piazzas and streets. Congratulations Ascoli Piceno!
Via Google Translate and the Visit Ascoli Website:
“Amazing, elegant and discreet”: these are the words used by the Italian Touring Club to describe our lovely city. The prestigious association, landmark in publishing and storytelling tourism can provide the traveler with the tools to responsible tourism and quality, has mentioned the Marches capital among the 10 destinations in the world must visit in 2015.
The city of a hundred towers in the month of January has been included among the 10 tourist locations that are worth a visit at least once in their lives alongside most famous cities like Florence and emblazoned, Città di Castello, Matera – the latter crowned their quest ‘year as European City of Culture in 2019 – but also on the side of international destinations such as Istanbul, Stockholm.
Treasure chest of art and culture, Ascoli Piceno is a city yet to be discovered. Away from the main flow of mass tourism, the city has managed to preserve its authenticity over time: a jewel of travertine that still shines its former glory!
Known abroad than for its beauty for its food and wine, according to the editors of the guides touring the city of hundred towers has an intrinsic potential yet to be expressed. Its plot of rue and towers develops in plain in a few hundred meters and can be visited on foot or by bike.
The succession of churches, palaces, museums trace the symbol of different ages who have crossed and marked the history of the provincial capital. In its precious historical center, Ascoli Piceno in fact preserves intact traces of the medieval past that, in Piazza Arringo is expressed again in all its beauty.
Praised for its beautiful Piazza del Popolo , ideal setting for cocktails and coffee enjoyed in the company lends itself to be discovered and admired each time under a different guise.
Also mentioned the events and traditions of the capital Piceno place of tourist attraction for the Quintana , the historic Carnival and the calendar of events which this year includes events on the occasion of the Franciscan.
Ascoli for the entry in red guides of touring club will be a unique opportunity of great attraction for all those who want to enjoy a trip to the open sky in the history and beauty!