Hotel Michelangelo Palace
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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 ...
... the 13th century on the highest point of Assisi. Apparently this fort, and the town that surrounds it was built on top of the hill not for its defensive capabilities (although I'm sure that didn't hurt) but because the lower parts of the valley were quite marshy and full of malaria carrying mosquitos. The mosquitos had a devastating effect on the population, killing thousands of people over many years before it was discovered that mosquitos couldn't survive at ...
... but I must admit I was keeping an ear cocked for the sound of crumbling dirt !!!!
We wandered through the via , peering over the rims of stone fences and into windows to find nothing.. ...... sheer drops and clear sky .........where the gardens and buildings had just fallen off as the edge crumbles.
CBR is also famous as the birthplace of Saint Bonaventure ( known as "second in charge" after St Francis in founding ...
Spoleto to Narni
The last day. Yeah! I'm ready for it. Unluckily, it's raining so it's a chilly, wet ride to Narni. Hannibal never actually made it into Rome and neither do we. We grumbled about this earlier in the week but the rain, traffic and indescribably appalling state of the Italian roads make us glad our guides have organised a coach to take ...
... We didn't know what it was but it reminded me of a crab cake. We all agreed that the mushroom thing might have been the best part.No of us could get enough! Plus we did manage to find some wine to buy!
Sunday it was time to drive back to Geneve. It was a great time but all good dreams come to an end. I was looking forward to the drive back in the daylight. The drive took us through the Mont Blanc tunnel which is 11.6 Km long. The drive is very ...