Molise is a region of Italy, which is absolutely unknown to most tourists. The search of famous places in this region is absolutely useless. But as soon as this region will absorb you, you will understand that little things and the little secrets of this place may be its greatness.
The capital of Molise region is Campobasso. It did not quite reach the heart of Molise because it occupies a central place in the neighboring regions, which include Apulia, Abruzzo and Campania. The coastal city of Termoli is located approximately in the middle of the Adriatic coast in the region of Molise. The distance between some places, endless fields and extreme poverty make the region of Molise truly unique, but it can hardly be surprising. To the south of Termoli several cities form an Albanian enclave on Italian territory. These places are known for an unusual race car Karessi.
Those who like to travel safely, quietly walk, ride a bike on the wayward Italy or search for the facts about its occupation should go to Molise region. It is proved that already in prehistoric times people have occupied this area. Excavations in the city of Isernia confirmed the fact that this region is the oldest settlement in Europe. Discovered there village has more than 700.000 years.
Molise also attracts tourists in winter. Popular place for winter sports is a mountain range Monti del Matese, where there are excellent conditions for ski tours and skiing.