Country House Casal Cerqueto
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... by Giotto from the 13th Century and the room is packed. Five priest process out to celebrate Mass. It is in Italian, our third in a row. I swear I am never going to be and ESL student as you know what is going on but you don't have the ability to join in or understand what they are saying. After Mass we go down to the tomb of St Francis. We join a long continuous line of people wanting to see the tomb of one of Italy's Patron saints. As you enter ...
Friday 7 November 2014
We decided to revisit Orvieto, leaving much earlier, to allow quality time "browsing-shopping".
The "old city" is situated high up on the hill overlooking the newer city.
You access the "old city" by way of the Funicolare .... This is by far the easiest and quickest route as parking is scarce up in the old city....this is much more fun too!
Orvieto is famous for its ceramics, their ...
Today began early with a 5am wake up call. We were packed, boarded, and on the road by 6:30 headed to Assisi. A three hour nap later we arrived in the beautifully peaceful city. Late morning we had tours of St. Francis church ending at his tomb. After we spent some time there we headed to the hotel to check in and get lunch. Italians eat a lot of carbs, which don't fill you up for very long, so by the time we say down to lunch I was starving. I had some ...
... intention. Aldo confirmed that Italy remembers end of First War on 4th November and hence the service.
Like at home, each child read some lines from a prearranged script, showing their respect and the whole service was over in about twenty minutes. Shaking of hands, Italian kisses for each young school girl, one on each cheek, by Mayor, then they dispersed.
We just happened to be there, it was lovely.
... and watched as many of the town's Uni Students graduated, with their ivy coronets and bouquets of red roses, plus lots of popping corks and cheers from Nonna and Pops all over. As we sauntered down towards the bus back to Spello, we still find ourselves amazed at the shops and the food they present. We went inside a tiny little 'deli' looking shop, decorated in early 'boar' (big in Umbria, boars are). The owner insisted we try a little 'aged boar' - a delicacy she says. Looks ...