Hotel La Meridiana
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8am on the bus to Ravenna and Perugia (Umbria). Coffee break before Ravenna, lunch between Ravenna and Assisi (near the river on the Tiber river). Some free time in Ravenna shops etc. travelling through Umbria, lunch stop was home made tagliatelle. Stopped at Assisi, magnificent town on the hill, tour guide took us through the San Franciscan church …
... Fiats, Mercedes, Mini Coopers, Citroen, Peugot. Saw a few Fords and Jeeps. No billboards anywhere so the road trip was lovely. Farm land, cows, green hills and mountains. There are a lot of little villages on hilltops as well as Medieval structures that constantly remind you about how old this area of the world is. They do have some modern moments like the Sunpass equivalent (photo attached.) You cannot come to Italy without going to Assisi. Unless you hate history ...
Here's one for the foodies .....
It was our last festival before leaving Umbria , and it was THE BIG ONE, the one I had been really waiting for .....a White Truffle festival.
Umbria produces more truffles than anywhere else in Italy. The White Truffle is particularly valuable as it's less prolific than the Black Summer ...
We stopped first in Ravenna today to see its ceramics and the tomb of Dante. The ceramics were nice but having seen the Blue Mosque eand Hagia Sofia in Istanbul I wasn't too impressed. Supposedly Cole Porter was inspired to write Night and Day while there. We then drive hrough the mountains and then Umbria for another two hours to ...
... joke there for Phil and Michelle). Dinner that night was at a local restaurant that had been recommended by our host, who had warned us that the restaurant owners English was not very good, and as it turned out that was a bit of an understatement. Their English was worse than my Italian, and that's saying something. So the four of us tried to interpret the menu as best we could, and the owners tried to help us as best they could, but by the time we had ordered we ...