Castello di Poreta
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
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Assisi Off to the Basilica of St Francis for mass in English. We get there early and have time to go and ask for a Mass to be said for the Quirk Family. Mass is downstairs under the Basilica and we are there ten minutes before 9 so we get a seat. Nuns abound in the congregation, we get two in our seat. The organ starts on cue just before mass is due to begin, the stage is set for a beautiful experience. The ceiling is cross vaulted, decorated ...
... felt like the boys during the war must have felt when a parcel arrived from "home". The pictures say it all! Thanks Dad. Note, Dad even sent peanut butter in both styles, smooth and crunchy! He must have picked up on my "severity of situation" because postage cost, sit down all, $95.70....I owe you big time Dad!
" No greater love hath a father for his daughter"! Only took eleven days to ...
... nuns who we don't see) singing from another chapel. Their singing come through the speakers and many of the assembled people join in the chanting and singing. They call the page numbers and a kind man next to us shows us what page to turn to so we can follow the Psalm in Italian using a tune unfamiliar to us. TD sits there and is transported by either the singing, the red wine or both. It was a beautiful experience. It was a peaceful way to end ...
... best pasta. After our meal I joined the group walking up to St. Francis' hermitage. I spent some time up there and walked around through the woods before heading back down to town. I made it in just as it started to get dark and walked around some of the little shops before they close. It's been such a long day that I opted for a shower and nap before dinner. I'm so exhausted I'm opting for watching some movie and then bed. Buona note e baci dalla ...
... teachers wandered into the piazza. Followed shortly after by civic officials, flags, banner and wreaths.
As luck would have it, just outside the hairdressers, there is a plague erected on the wall, commemorating "Panicale's fallen" during First and Second World Wars
When the officials arrived they all gathered in front of this plague, right outside the hairdresser's!
Of course, we couldn't understand the words but certainly ...