Travel Blogs from Assisi
... town. You will have some free
time to shop or eat lunch at an outdoor cafe with a view of an ancient
Roman temple, we go to the Church of St. Clare to view the relics of St.
Clare. The foundress of the Order of Poor Clares followed the teachings
of St Francis by living a life of poverty and humility. We will visit
these two saints' tombs before dinner and retiring for the ...
... 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 ...
... but it is crazy to think that they were able to build this enormous of a building in the 15th century. All in all, both chapels were very ornate and cool. The people of this town surely treasured San Francesco and all he did.
For the afternoon, we were given a little time to explore. We opened up this expedition by getting lost…multiple times. All the streets looked the same. Then, we finally found one of our professors ...