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Ortezzano

It’s a sunny day in Ortezzano, a nice little town nearby the Apennines.

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Walking alone after lunch, I take pictures of the silent alleys.

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In the Medieval Ages, the Old Town of Ortezzano (altitude of 301 metres, inhabitants 832) was a castle built by the Benedectine monks. You can still appreciate the signs of the ancient defensive system.

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Cultural heritage shows the importance of Ortezzano in the past.
The Church of St.Mary hosts the painting “Madonna on the throne with Child and Saints” by Vincenzo Pagani.

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The Church of the Suffrage preserves a beautiful curvilinear facade.

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Tour guide:

alessandro@guideturistichemarche.it
+39 0734 859916
+39 334 8654788