Grand Hotel Admiral Palace
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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- TV Channel One Russia
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
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... million Baci (yes, not a typo ....million) are produced here every day.
Perugia is the capital city of Umbria, a medieval city that remains almost entirely intact. It has a very large university so is buzzing with youngsters, is home to two huge festivals : Umbria Jazz and EuroChocolate ( more chocolate !! ). The theme for Eurochocolate was "The Moustache" and there was many a moustache shaped chocolate still ...
So, we drove north and are now in Tuscany. We stopped at Orvieto, which is an Italian Hill Town. There are many hill towns in Tuscany and Umbria, particularly the former. They were built during the middle ages as defensive structures due to the constant small time warfare and raiding. So, this massive Roman Empire is reduced to sibling squabbling. But there are attractive sights left for us.
In Orvieto, the church is rated by some as the most beautiful ...
... perfect - Bella giornata, sunny and warm . It was lovely in amongst all the shimmering olive trees , lots of chatter from everyone busily picking . We thought we could just shake the tree , as we do with ours at home , and they would just fall off . Oh no, no, no no ......
The Italians believe that you should harvest before they are ripe ,to get the best peppery flavour in the oil , so that means that the little buggers are very hard to get off, so ...
... us hey!!).Once you walk to the top of BagnoRegio, you catch your first view of Civita -the little crumbly village teetering on top of a layered cake , really does take your breath away.
After a "healthy" trek across the bridge ,you reach the main entrance. It is impressive , a huge stone passageway, cut by the Etruscans 2,500 years ago and decorated in the 12th century with a Romanesque arch. Passing through ...
... br> I slid under the wire on the train strike today otherwise it wouukd have been a headache.
Cant escape up the road for a pretty picture of the neighbourhood, so here is all I can see...
It rained the 3 days I was in a Florence and I had technology grief, so I will update some pictures of there shortly.
Hope all is well where you are?