Saltarello, dance of life

Saltarello is life. It is a dance of life, of liberation, of challenge. Saltarello contains a world of messages, proposals, waste, gambling, outburst, union and jealousy. Saltarello is an ancient dance. They danced almost always outdoors, on the farmyards, after intense working days in the harvest, in the wheat harvest Read more…

Feast of San Rocco

On August 16, the sacred image is carried in procession through the streets of the country and, after the ceremony, in the square outside the church the loaves (panuncegli) are blessed that have been prepared free of charge as a sign of devotion by some Giulianesi citizens. The loaves are Read more…

Monte Siserno

The highest local mountain is just 789 meters and is surrounded by lush and spectacular nature: forests of oaks and meadows where cattle graze. There are two caves, called “Poodle Cave” and “Cave of the Raven”, long a refuge for bandits. Other caves are located on the Lepini and in Read more…

Sanctuary of Our Lady of Hope

The shrine was built in the eighteenth century. The baroque church houses the image of Our Lady of Hope, dating back to the sixteenth century, that represents Mary holding Baby Jesus holding the world with St. Anthony of Padua and St. Nicholas of Tolentino. In this sacred image many miracles Read more…

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