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Nearby towns and villages

Sant’Angelo in Pontano is 4km. Sarnano and Macerata are each a half hour drive away. The Sibillini Mountains are nearby – Lake Fiastra is a 40 minute drive. In short there are many towns and hamlets to explore and a selection of ideas is included in our welcome book at the house, together with details of local markets.

The Adriatic coast is just a 45 minute drive away with many fine beaches to choose from and countless excellent fish restaurants.

Within a 2 or 3 hour drive are Ascoli Piceno, Urbino, San Marino, Perugia and Assisi.

For more information about Le Marche, visit: http://www.le-marche.com/

Sant'Angelo

Our local village is Sant’Angelo in Pontano which is at the centre of a thriving – and geographically quite extensive – commune.

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Ripe San Ginesio

Ripe San Ginesio is a small (one bar) hilltop village just across the valley. The nearest bakers and supermarket are in the lower part of the village (Passo Ripe San Ginesio) on the main SS78.

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Loro Piceno

Loro Piceno is the next town to the north along the hilltop road passing Casa dei due Mori, with a couple of decent restaurants and a totally eccentric butchers.

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San Ginesio

Is a very pretty hilltop town with quite a history the other side of the valley – try the few restaurants or just walk around the streets and catch the views.

Macerata

As well as having the poshest shops in the area Macerata is home to the Spheristerion – where there is an open-air opera festival every summer.

In the mountains

Sarnano is the nearest ski resort. In the winter it hums until well past midnight; in the summer expect to see walkers, cyclists, hill climbing rallies; we’ve even seen a police motorbike convention.

Sibillini Mountains

Sasso Tetto is the nearest accessible mountain top behind Sarnano; it has a few ski runs, and great views to the coast. It can be nippy even in the summer, but on a hot day you can swim in Lake Fiastra at San Lorenzo del Lago.

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