Country House Santa Felicita Paterna
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
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There was so much packing to do, as you can imagine, we have collected a few things along the way, Laurie made me dispense with a few things since I have had a little retail therapy! All is good though and we managed to squeeze everything in. Gea, our landlord, came around for a farewell drink, after she left we went into "Antica Enoteca" in via della Croce near the Spanish Steps for a pasta and a bottle of Nero d'Avola, yum, an early night, we have a big day ...
... that, since folks are so trustworthy here, it just doesn't make sense that you would need someone to "watch your stuff" for you... I plunge into the cold, refreshing water... down a waterfall and into another pool... then down another waterfall... Most of the folks are Italian--but there are some Africans and Latin Americans as well. A wonderful, unforgettable moment and the highlight of my day. Finally, very much refreshed, I continue on my way. The Hike ...
... white wine at our first place, and the rest of the tastings were all reds - as Chianti is famous for its red wine of course! (Mark was disappointed again). The Chianti Classico I liked from Castello D'Albola is apparently available in Australia (Dan Murphys we were told), so I will keep an eye out for that one!
Our last day was spent relaxing, exploring a little bit more of Cortona and then a short drive to Perugia to experience the ...
... Umbrian cities, the buildings and walls here are mostly built of brick, since the local sandstone erodes very rapidly.
The town has several large medieval churches, much reworked in the Renaissance and later periods (during the 15th and 16th Century many of Citta di Castello's principal buildings were constructed, and many of its churches either refurbished or built). Its civil architecture is more characteristic of the Middle Ages, ...
... I knew Celine would love it and went to find her. We returned and had a lovely 30 minute visit with the friendly proprietor. She was the same age as Celine and spoke excellent English. She was also a Harry Potter enthusiast. We ended up purchasing a gorgeous necklace and matching earings.
By 15h30, it was time for lunch. We found an excellent outdoor cafe serving marvelous salads (Stephane enjoyed mixed greens, Danielle and Celine ...