Relais San Clemente
Travel Blogs from Bosco
Today we spent the day leaning about Assisi and wondering around the town. Daniela was a great tour guide and shared many interesting facts about St. Francis. We began our tour outside the walls at the Hermitage,which is the site of a 14th century convent. It is still occupied by Franciscan friars. Francis began coming here in 1205 when he was struggling with how to live his life. We went in a tiny cave where St. Francis would spend many hours praying. The whole ...
Today we had a cooking class at our bed and breakfast in Assisi. Letizia was a great teacher and cook. We were also joined by another guest from England. We made a lentil, tomato and mozzarella salad, a spinach fritatta, stringozzi pasta, and limoncello melon panacotta for desert. It was all tradition Umbrian food, and she did a wonderful job teaching us the different techniques in ...
... Assisi, about 3 hours north. We stopped for lunch in Spoletto, home to a summer music festival. We are staying in a lovely bed and breakfast about 5 miles from Assisi, with incredible views of the town. After resting a few hours, we're now off to have dinner and explore the town. Looking forward to a cooking class tomorrow with the owner of our bed and breakfast. ...
... a guy from Melbourne who moved here 35 years ago after his art got popular. He lives in a tiny apartment and had literally never had so many guests. He was really nice though and we stayed and chatted for a bit. After that mum and dad went off for a walk with him, and the rest of us went home; I would have but I felt really sick at this point. We organised to meet at a certain time for dinner and I went home and had a lie down and read my book and used the ...
... golf for the afternoon in the marvellous Antagnola Golf Course. The course was set in the hills of Umbria and was simply beautiful. A huge castle (being restored) overlooked the course and the hills and scenery were stunning. Helped perhaps by the perfect blue sky and puffy white clouds.
After a tough afternoon with the clubs we retired to our hotel balcony for a picnic supper and nice glass of Umbrian wine - good ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Business Services
- Free parking