TripAdvisor Reviews San Pietro Assisi
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... to grow. These pasts two months have taught me a great deal about what I can accomplish, problem solving, socializing, cultural differences and much more. Looking forward to the many more lessons I will learn and my continued growth throughout the remainder of my travels.
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Smooth crossing over to Italy...& we were quickly on our way. Ferry arrived earlier than scheduled & the change of engine noise woke me up (!) around 5 am.
so we were driving off at about 6 am. Heading north to Umbria where we will be staying for a week..yeah! What luxury.. Arrived in a couple of hours, & luckily as there were no previous guests we can go straight in.
just lovely to spend time with ...
... to the village, despite there being some fine-looking escalators, and a lift immediately adjacent.....But....we are in Italy, don't forget, so of course nothing was working.....Had a good look around, and these little villages are just so charming, and so old and impossibly laid-out, with a proper road quickly shrinking to a lane, to an alley, to almost nothing, and then the opposite again...And, as always, my annoyance at the ...
After leaving Cortona we slipped briefly out of Tuscany to visit nearby Assisi in the province of Perugia. Resting place for St Francis it was sombre to visit his tomb under the church there, however the rest of the town has been transformed into a religious tourist destination. What said it all was the carousel outside one of the churches that was adorned with religious motifs...note the Francescan monks in the background. ...
... Sure enough that evening we received a notification on Facebook that she had been looking through some of our pictures, it was very sweet of her to take the time to see what we were up to. So after making our purchases we decided to pop into a little café/bar to have a drink and see if we could let the storm pass us by just a bit. Unfortunately we were not successful but at least we had managed to make it to dinner time so we headed back in the direction of our hotel to ...