Travel Blogs from Perugia
... preferring to live in
simplicity and humility. Following breakfast, we will begin a tour of
Assisi. Visit the tomb of St Francis. Explore the quaint hilltop
birthplace of St Francis that still retains something of the atmosphere
of the early 1200s, the period when St Francis began his ministry.
Contained within the huge 13th-century Basilica are many of the saint's ...
... tiny peas) and tomato
Meatloaf (beef) and fried potatoes
Insalata with fennel, cos lettuce, olive oil and citrus (?grapefruit)
Two torte - one with cream and pastry, the other a cream cake
We toasted the birthday boy "Chin chin" with Proscetto and drank red wine with our meal. Some had a Venezuelan rum (neat) to finish off with. It was a very pleasant evening and the family made me feel very welcome. Grazie mille.
Our day trip to Assisi:
According to Wikipedia:
Assisi is a townand commune of Italy in the province of Perugia in ...
... We also went to see a few different churches around the city, including the church that St. Francis worshipped at, ten the church that was dedicated to St. Francis which unfortunately you could not take pictures of the inside. The stained glass windows was absolutely beautiful to look ...
... oil tasting and saw how it was made extra virgin style. Following that was a wine tasting back at the restaurant called "The Zeppelin", he really liked Led. I won't have another real meal for another few days to say the very least. I will never look at CheezWiz the same ever again. I have tasted the best of the best and there is no going back now. Till next time kids! ...