Castello di Monterone
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- High-speed internet in room
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Sant'Anna to Castello Monterone
Jeez, I'm tired. Fed up, tired, grumpy. I start the day out of sorts. Three days to go and I knew today would be hard. So close - but not there yet. It is a cold joyless ride in the morning but we pass by Lake Trasimeno where Hannibal had a huge …
... we will stay for the next five days and then make day trips from there. Montecatini is a resort town know for its spa treatments and relaxing atmosphere. Some of the travelers will be taking advantage of the spa opportunities tomorrow when the rest of us travel to?? Can't remember! Dinner last night was at the hotel. Unfortunately catering to Americans so the only Italian part of it was the unlimited wine. I will go back a moment and say that we had lunch in ...
Here's one for the foodies .....
It was our last festival before leaving Umbria , and it was THE BIG ONE, the one I had been really waiting for .....a White Truffle festival.
Umbria produces more truffles than anywhere else in Italy. The White Truffle is particularly valuable as it's less prolific than the Black Summer ...
We stopped first in Ravenna today to see its ceramics and the tomb of Dante. The ceramics were nice but having seen the Blue Mosque eand Hagia Sofia in Istanbul I wasn't too impressed. Supposedly Cole Porter was inspired to write Night and Day while there. We then drive hrough the mountains and then Umbria for another two hours to ...
... a basilica) named after St Francis. Whilst the outside of the church is relatively plain, compared to some in Italy, the vast interior is almost completely covered by large frescos, most of them (28 to be exact) explain the life and passion of St Francis. Well worth the visit. While having lunch in the central plaza, we overheard a tour guide explaining to his group why the top half of the town had blue flags on display outside houses, the bottom half of the town has ...