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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 ...
... It feels like you have passed into another time dimension— one stuck in the Middle Ages.
Inside the gate, ivy drapes over arches and scrambles up walls; potted flowers parade across balconies. The warm stone walls glow in the sun and there are cute cats everywhere.
The centre of the town is tiny and is the heart of the village, with a sun drenched piazza flanked by a beautiful church and buildings, ...
... s pleasures and living as if there is no other time than what’s happening right now. And with this a feeling of inspiration, a taste of emotional freedom, a sense of being liberated from my habitual sense of limitation, and feeling that anything is possible.
With gratefulness I would like to hug and say “un milione di grazie” to those Italians we met along the way and who extended a warm welcome and friendliness.
Off to pack! Rome ...
... And the food – and the wine – it’s probably among the best meals we had in Italy. What a find. Worth a journey for the food and the experience. When all their desserts had either cheese or milk, they offered us a Passito, a local after dinner drink – very smooth and satisfying. We had ordered two individual glasses of local wine, but decided to take what was left in the bottle home for a late afternoon toast tomorrow. ...
... after eating too much for lunch, found an ATM - the only apparent clue to this being in the modern era – otherwise one might think we had done some time travel back in time. I am having trouble remembering let alone pronouncing "Scheggino" so I have renamed the town "Spaghetti". Much easier for me – and Leonardo says he must call the mayor of the town to tell them to rename the town so they will sell spaghetti for breakfast, lunch ...