Relais dei Magi
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
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... advertising Panini de Porchetta (sandwiches with roast pork), so we grabbed a couple of those, a couple of salami and chees sandwiches, 2 slices of "pizza" (focaccia and a tomato pasted cracker), and a couple of slices off of a beautiful prosciutto that was on a stand behind the counter. I can’t do justice to the sandwiches or the prosciutto, but suffice it to say they were all probably the best thing I’ve ever eaten while driving a car and ...
There was so much packing to do, as you can imagine, we have collected a few things along the way, Laurie made me dispense with a few things since I have had a little retail therapy! All is good though and we managed to squeeze everything in. Gea, our landlord, came around for a farewell drink, after she left we went into "Antica Enoteca" in via della Croce near the Spanish Steps for a pasta and a bottle of Nero d'Avola, yum, an early night, we have a big day ...
... in the souvenir shops.
As with so many of our adventures, the religious and secular sites intersect in odd and surprising ways. Outside the Basilica di San Chiara, we came across an old-fashioned carousel, so for a couple of euros, we all got on and had a ride. Except photographer Graham -- someone had to document riding a 19th century carousel in a medieval town in front a church build in the 13th century!
... After finding our Bed and Breakfast at the top of the hill, we began walking down the hill enjoying the sites as we ambled by. From the Piazza Matteotti we walked to the Roman Amphitheater, the stones of which have long been absorbed into the medieval architecture. The view from town to the valley below is called "The Green Heart of Italy" and it's beauty is simply beyond description! We visited ...
... spots to eat! We loved being at her home and walking the countryside. Toni gave us lots of tips and spent time over coffee chatting with us on several occasions. Roberta, Luke's Italian tutor, was so kind to coach us in our Italian pronunciation practice and give us lots of advice.
We enjoyed our favorite meals in Orvieto as well. The best pizza we have had so far was at a little trattoria by the train station outside ...