Comune Vecchio

Via del Comune Vecchio, Assisi, Umbria, 6081, Italy | Hotel
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Travel Blogs from Assisi

Assisi, The City of Peace

A travel blog entry by elaineandtom

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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 ...

Cooking School in Assisi

A travel blog entry by elaineandtom

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... olive oils, balsamic, truffle, cheese and meats. After this we drove up to the walls of Assisi and walked around and had dinner. We have a 4 hour tour scheduled for tomorrow with a friend of Letizia who is a tour guide. I've been reading about the Life of St. Francis, and I'm really looking forward to learning more about him. Look for more pictures and history of Assisi tomorrow. ...

Great Start to Vacation!

A travel blog entry by elaineandtom

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... 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. ...

Day 51 (Giove/Perugia)

A travel blog entry by marcohj

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... having constant conversations for 36 hours that consist literally of them doing Scottish and other accents; absolutely zero substance. Atifa even agreed with me that it's literally the most annoying thing in the world. I will strangle them. After our walk we said goodbye to ken and went back home. I felt a bit sick so I lay down and watched TV then used the internet for a bit. We are now about to go to bed. I love you so much and am so excited ahhh please come sooner!! ...

Help from an unexpected source

A travel blog entry by pwhalen

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... of the second defensive wall. No way was anyone going to get in easily, though I doubt these were there in the 13th C!

Cattedrale di S. Maria Assunta. As you descend the steps into the Piazza del Duomo the cathedral is there before you. What an impression. Both the interior and exterior are a mixture of styles and fashion. Inside are windows from the 12thC, mosiacs from the 13thC and ...

Location

This hotel, located on Via del Comune Vecchio, Assisi, is near Eremo della Carceri, Santa Chiara, Duomo di San Rufino, and Assisi East-West Center.
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