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... We do not disagree. Unfortunately for us they were engaged in restorative work on the exterior front. The inside was pristine. The church is rich with paintings and frescoes. In fact Mike (aka Michelangelo) reviewed the ceiling and wall art before painting the Sistine Chapel. Bird is also especially impressed with the alternating black and white stone work. Rather surprising they could build such a structure in a fairly out of the way place during the middle ...
You would probably have had to have been ensconced in a nunnery not to have heard of Cortona. Believe it or not, it was already a well-known Tuscan hill town before France's Mayes wrote about renovating her house, “Casa Bramasole” and then it was made into a very "hollywood" movie "Under the Tuscan Sun" starring Dianne Lane. ...
... actually tricky work. Luckily they called all of us volunteers in after about an hour ,when the first oil started flowing ............
The family that own Il Fontanaro -the Pinellis, are fantastic hosts. They put on a wonderful harvest celebration at the mill. Home made bread was toasted over an open fire for the first oil to dribble all over. It is amazingly green, quite breath-takingly pungent and peppery. We drank their Pinelli sagrantino ...
... monks) The location of his boyhood house has long since fallen off the edge of the cliff !! The edges of the plateau are apparently crumbling off about 5 metres every 10 years.
It is eerily beautiful.
Pondering the view, I'm worried that slowly but surely this town will succumb to the march of time. However, due to the tourist revival and renewed interest , there is now a push to save what is left of ...
... town - part industrial, part almost medieval - when I discovered the very basic parish room I am sleeping in has a Wi-Fi connection too. Apologies if I seem to have rambled on a bit, but in my defence I can claim a few disturbed nights have just caught up with me, and long days in the hot sun can't have helped much, either.
ps- tomorrow night I plan to be in Acquapendente. One significance of this is that ...