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Francavilla a Mare: photo, description, Francavilla a Mare)

Francavilla a Mare is a small resort town in the surroundings of Pescara, which is rooted in the prehistoric era. Like many other towns of the Adriatic coast, Pescara is a very popular tourist resort, and this fame the city has since the 19th century.

In addition to great beaches, Francavilla a Mare boasts numerous attractions, among which special attention deserves the old medieval center of the city. At the town Hall houses a rich collection of paintings of the famous painter of the 19th century, Michetti. Of religious buildings it is necessary to highlight the Francavilla Church of Santa Maria Maggiore and San Giovanni. In the first you can also see a number of priceless works of art, for example, a magnificent silver monstrance, made by Nicola da Guardiagrele.

As Francavilla a Mare in the last two centuries, is a popular holiday destination, there is nothing surprising in the fact that there are a number of hotels of different levels. Among the best hotel Corallo and Claila. The first is located directly on the beautiful beach with picturesque hills in the background. The restaurant offers excellent meat and fish dishes. And the hotel Claila" was built in the 19th century and in 1990-m to year, was declared a national monument. Recently the building was renovated and now meets all modern standards.