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... later on. To reiterate how fresh the food was......we found a live snail in our basil while adding it to the pizza. We had a cooking class and made gnocchi, margarita pizza, snail bread, mousse, and rice with mushrooms and sausage.
The rest of the trip was trying to walk off all the food. We had at least 12 meals in 2 days. While in Orvieto we also did ...
... and his shop was full of people.
I learned the hard way that people actually take their afternoon naps here. In Rome, nothing really shuts down from 1-3 or the normal lunch hour, but in Orvieto everyone disappears. With no one on the streets, I wandered the hiking trails that surround the perimeter of the town, along the edge of the cliff. With views of a castle and mountains all around, it was a trip well worth it.
... the fog like Rick was.
We were at least content having made the most of a less than perfect day. Undaunted, we would return several days later.
In the piazza was the Town Hall, Palazzo Comunale. It really reminded us of Palazzo Vecchio in Florence.
Surrounding the piazza were palaces, courthouses and the Duomo. As is so often typical, the Duomo was never finished and ...