Hotel Relais Valle Orientina
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- Continental Breakfast
- Hot tub
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Breakfast Available
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Travel Blogs from Pitigliano
... gate allowing entry through the city walls, and gaze from the cliff tops to the Umbrian countryside. It is another clear, beautiful day and the views are magnificent! We pass several small churches along the way and enjoy the art and frescos. It is getting close to lunch so we wind our way to the main part of town to find a spot. We find one across the Piazza from the Duomo on a pretty square full of shops, museums and restaurants. We enjoy one of the ...
... basalt the walls look like an old prison uniform, the same alternating layers continue inside. Once inside we see a huge nave with 6 bays on either side. Each bay has the remains of an old fresco all dating from the 14-15Th century. The bay fresco's are in poor shape compared to the ones in the small chapels to the left and right which are significant in size and detail, they depict the last judgment and apocalypse and show many graphic scenes on earth with angels framing the ...
After we left Pitigliano we headed west to check out Orvieto. Just as we were approaching the town we came upon a lookout where we could see the town sitting up on the hill. Breathtaking view. Although not technically in Tuscany it is a classic example of a hill town.
We parked the car and wandered up some streets until we ...
Pitigliano is in Southern Tuscany and is a town built on a bluff of Tufa rock...very porous limestone. We had seen pictures of Pitigliano and wanted to see it for ourselves. The GPS drove us to a parking lot in front of a ...
For all you foodies out there, you haven't tasted a meatball until you've eaten one at iL Grottino in Pitigliano, Tuscany, Italy. Victoria, an American who lives in Orvieto, offered to take us for a drive out in the countryside. She drove us out to see Lake Bolsena and then to a lovely hill town called Pitigliano. On our way to Pitigliano, we stopped for a walk at the ...