A collection of photographs of Monte Rinaldo in the province of Ascoli Piceno.
Monte Rinaldo is a small hilltop village with only 134 families and a population of 412 according to the 2001 census.
The inhabitants are known as monterinaldese and their patron saint is San Leonardo.
Monte Rinaldo holds a feast during the 1st week of August 'La Bistecca di Castrato. "Lamb steaks".
Monte Rinaldo is well known for its Pecorino cheese which is matured in a
covering of wild herbs. Also of note is the Hellenistic temple found
just outside the village and is datable around the I - II century before
Christ. It is surrounded by numerous Roman villas yet to be excavated.
WHERE TO STAY in and around
Il Borgo Vecchio
Self Catering village house.
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