Castello di Poreta
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... The Basilica contains her remains. At the end of town is The Basilica of St. Francis. St. Francis was buried on this site in 1226. The church was started in 1228 and is considered the first gothic church in Italy. Inside is beautiful, with 28 frescoes lining the walls that show scenes from the life of Francis which he used to teach the Christian message, a mix of documented history and folk legend. The courtyard overlooks a 15th century cloister that houses ...
... dishes. Letizia also produces her own olive oil and we did a tasting of her oil vs. a store oil. There was a huge difference. I think you can officially call us olive oil snobs! After our 4 hour class, and meal with an amazing view, it was time for a siesta. ( I can get used to this!) This was our 6th cooking class in italy. People often ask us which one we like best. It's hard to ...
... Assisi, about 3 hours north. We stopped for lunch in Spoletto, home to a summer music festival. We are staying in a lovely bed and breakfast about 5 miles from Assisi, with incredible views of the town. After resting a few hours, we're now off to have dinner and explore the town. Looking forward to a cooking class tomorrow with the owner of our bed and breakfast. ...
... a few hours we went to meet our parents and went to a little nice restaurants just off the main square. I had gnocchi and this weird dish that was basically like a fancy grilled cheese and a salad. I felt a bit better after. After dinner we went for a walk and got some ice cream, then went to this place where you can see all over the surrounding countryside including Assissi. At this point I'll mention that Nim and Akashi, who I believe have little in common, ...
... br> We do sound like pleasure seeking philistines, which we probably are. I have found all the churches quite emotional, they make me sad all over again for the loss of my mother in March. I also feel unless we support all the Christian churches we are at risk of loosing them which would be a huge cultural loss, so I have decide to join our local church when we get back to Bath handily, less than a tee shot from our house. ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking