How has this hotel rated in the past?
TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel Subasio Assisi
Travel Blogs from Assisi
... rather than religious aspect, of life for many Italians.
Having returned after a short while, and choosing not to follow the procession through the 14 'stations' (small 6ft tall crosses with a couple candles), Graham went out to catch a glimpse on his own. On his fast walk up the hill towards the cathedral he was stopped once for directions by a woman and her elderly mother (he did his best to point and say Duomo, and make excuses that he could ...
... the Church (otherwise, the materials were just torn apart and used for new-builds). We sat on the steps of the temple/church and marvelled at how many people over the last couple thousand years had sat on the same steps, leaned against the same pillars and had similar discussions about life, history and politics as those who sat there with us.
Despite the prevalence of souvenir shops and tourist groups (haven't seen that many ...
... of San Rufino, which is named for Assisi's patron saint who was the town's first bishop. We marveled at the medieval architecture--various elevations of arches, tunnels and cobbled streets that look like a movie set! We saw the Basilica of St. Clare who was a devoted follower of Francis. We viewed the Roman Temple of Minerva which was converted to a Christian Church in the ninth century. We loved ...
... sticks into Harry Potter wands and run about casting spells at each other.
Since the path brought us to the outskirts of town, we realized we were quite close to the UNESCO world heritage site -- the Basilica di San Salvatore. It had some interesting frescoes, but most impressive were the re-purposed Roman columns which made up the interior of the Basilica. We got into the church just a couple minutes before the afternoon shut down (most stores, churches and ...
... things but I have attached links to pictures of them.
http://capfrans.blogspot.it/2011/04/tom b-of-st-francis-of-assisi-webcam_3951.h tml
http://www.sacristies-of-the-world.com/ wp-content/uploads/2013/10/St-F-Crucifi x.jpeg