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…

Vicalvi Castle

The core of the castle is surrounded by three city walls, interspersed with towers. It was founded in the Middle Ages, perhaps by the Lombards, who in the eighth century were in their period of greatest expansion, in control of passageways in Valle del Fibreno and in Val di Comino. Read more…

Guide of Vicalvi

The name Vicalvi has medieval origins, Vicus Albus, of the Latin ‘Vicus’ (village) and ‘albus’ (white). The centre was already inhabited since the Paleolithic age, and this area overlaps with Roman ruins and finally the medieval castle. After the Barbarian invasions, Vicalvi came to occupy an important and strategic role Read more…

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