Casa Giulia Country House
Travel Blogs from Trevi
... so peaceful and beautiful, I can see why St. Francis liked it. We walked through the walled city, up many side streets with beautiful flowers and many stairs. I should have some nice looking calves when we return! We visited the Basilica of St. Clare, built in 1265. It is dedicated to Clare, who was a friend of St. Francis and wanted to follow in his life of obedience to Christ, poverty and chastity. She set up a convent nearby with many followers known as the ...
... each region we've been in has its own unique flavors, foods and ways of cooking. Every place we've been has made pasta differently. Today, she mixed all the ingredients in the food processor and very little kneading was involved. As part of the cooking class, Letizia also offered us a chance to go into town and do a food tasting at a small shop owned by some of her friends. We ...
When Tom began planning the trip in November, he was checking into using our frequent flyer miles and found a flight with seats in Envoy class on the way to Rome using less points than coach. Needless to say, that determined the date we left! What a great way to begin our trip. We each had our own pod which reclined into a flat bed. We were given a set set of ...
... the choice of a room with a view of the Duomo or a suite with a lounge area. Took the suite. Got our bearings and off to Zeppelin for dinner. I'd read about the chef/food of Zeppelin in a SMH article last year. It didn't disappoint. I tried the chick pea and truffle soup followed by boar and pasta, while Paul sampled the local cured meats then the boar ...
... travel. Had no intention of testing my new rain poncho.
Somewhat sensitive, as boots and jeans still drying out from the day before!
Not sticking around for the rain, headed south to San Gemini but it was raining when we arrived so just stopped and took a couple of photos.
Continued on to Cesi in the late afternoon. It is a small village of ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet