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... night. And that was Piegaro. A great couple of weeks. Perhaps the only downside is that it is a sizeable drive from most places of interest. Perhaps the best upside is that is a sizeable drive from most places of interest. We enjoyed ourselves with a real mix of tourism, holiday and cultural immersion (well we participated in a few small aspects of village life). There is a villa for sale in the village. Would we buy it? Probably not, but its worth some serious ...
... hills above Perugia. After introductions, we got straight into the menu:
Antipasti (Hors d’oeuvre)
Torta al Testo con Stracchino e Rucola (Flat Bread with Soft Cheese e Rucola)
Cestini di Parmigiano Reggiano con le Pere (Parmesan Reggiano Cheese Baskets with Pears)
Torta Rustica (Tita’s Pie)
Pasta e Ceci (Chickpea soup with pasta)
Spaghetti con Pomodorini Pachino (Spaghetti ...
... the wrong direction – oops! No one gets antsy or upset; other cars just swerve around and go on their way. We realised about 100 metres down the road that it was a one way; sometimes this is difficult to tell when there are 5 exits from a roundabout! Anyway, we parked without further incident and started our walk.
Perugia is a modern town (with a chocolate festival no less!) and music festivals and gorgeous shops and pastry ...
... lovers, grandparents, dogs – the whole town! It’s nice to see the tradition still lives on.
Our hosts Laurie and Norma, a British couple both on their second marriages because their first wife/husband didn’t want to move to Italy, were a bit old and nutty! However they have lived in Spoleto for over 20 years, know most of the town, and had some great local tips. We had 2 fantastic dinners in town thanks to them. Our last night at a ...
... green and even at the edge, the bottom cannot be seen. It has been poetically described as 'a veil of water on a meadow’. I’m not sure about that but it is delightful nonetheless, as are the many towns and castles that surround it. There are also fields of sunflowers which look wonderful as they follow the sun. We stopped at Passignano sul Trasimeno for lunch and at Faliero for coffee, enjoying the beautiful day and scenery in front of us.