If you do travel to any of these places, choose wisely. Go to contribute to the places you travel through the local economy and consider making a donation to a climate-related cause that directly helps the people and animals living here.
Colledimezzo, Abruzzo. The decline of Abruzzo's agricultural economy in the first half of the 20th century inadvertently saved parts of Abruzzo from modern development, so today the region has some of Italy's best-preserved medieval and Renaissance hill towns.
Ricci, an unemployed man in the depressed post-WWII economy of Italy, gets at last a good job - for which he needs a bike - hanging up posters. But soon his bicycle is stolen. He and his son walk the streets of Rome, looking for the bicycle.