Villa Raffaello Park Hotel
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- Continental Breakfast
- Minbar in room
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- Hot tub
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
- Room service
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... order and there is a monastery that houses friars there to this day. The complex is a military fortress and a pontifical palace. Part of the basilica was destroyed in the earthquake and the European Union provided millions of euros to repair the structure. Repairs were completed in two years (which is unheard of in this time) but it emphasized the importance of this town to the cultural history of the world. Interesting that the frescos on the ceiling are not ...
... Assissi. Of course the home of St Francis of Assissi the town is lovely perched atop the mountain But the main attraction is the Upper and Lower cathedrals built for him that house his tomb. Seems they built a gorgeous gothic church but had more funds so built another Romanesque style one on top of it! Lots of priests and monks around ...
... on display but the central plaza displays a flag made up of both colours. Apparently there was considerable fighting inside the town between the the noblemen on the upper part of the town (blue flag for bluebloods) and the commoners in the lower part of the town (red flag for radicals) but the central plaza was considered a neutral zone, and as such has always shown a combined flag, yet the rivalry of flags still continues today. But not the killing. The rest of our ...
... perfect - Bella giornata, sunny and warm . It was lovely in amongst all the shimmering olive trees , lots of chatter from everyone busily picking . We thought we could just shake the tree , as we do with ours at home , and they would just fall off . Oh no, no, no no ......
The Italians believe that you should harvest before they are ripe ,to get the best peppery flavour in the oil , so that means that the little buggers are very hard to get off, so ...
... and Spoleto . It is perfetto !!!!.
Bit of history for those that are keen .........Panicale’s origin dates back to as early as 2000 B.C. when herdsmen people lived on the hill. Then, some 1000 years later, Etruscan farmers took over and were later joined by the Romans. By the 9th century A.D. Panicale was already a castle, with its huge defensive walls still standing after numerous wars against Florence, Rome, Perugia, the Vatican State, and ...