Casamicciola Terme, Ischia

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Casamicciola Terme, Ischia

The Comune di Casamicciola Terme (Casamicciola Terme Municipality) at Island of Ischia In Campania region (Naples Province) occupies the territory of 5,6sq.m and its altitude varies from 0 sea level till 788 reached by Epopeus. The population is 6.784 inhabitants. The modern name of the commune was determined by the decree of the President of Italy on 14.06.1956. The origins of the word Casamicciola could be found in 1265 as "Casamiczula" in the Registers of the Angevin's Record-office. On the Castiglione hill were found the records of the ancient village dating the times of Iron age, as well as were discovered the pieces of ceramics of 15th-14th centuries b.C. This village was buried under the volcanic ash caused by the explosion of Cafieri. Today Casamicciola is a touristic place because of the beauty of its landscape and curative qualities of its thermal waters. The main places of interest are Piazza Marina, Perrone, Castiglione, Piazza Bagni and Sentinella.

Places of Interest:

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13.Buon Consiglio
14.S.Maria della Pieta'
15.S.Gabriele
16.S.Antonio da Padova
17.S.Pasquale Baylon
18.S.Giuseppe
19.S.Francesco d'Assisi
20.Sacro Cuore e S.Maria Maddalena
21.Immacolata
22.S.Maria dei Suffragi (Purgatorio)

Calendar of the religious holidays of Casamicciola

The The Comune di Casamicciola Terme (Casamicciola Terme Municipality) Website: http://www.comuneischia.it/

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