Altarocca Wine Resort
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- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Continental Breakfast
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The wine resorts absolutely wonderful and relaxing. It was the best night's sleep we've had since we've been in Italy. The full sized shower was also refreshing. The breakfast on site was good and we ate on the covered patio overlooking the wellness spa and vineyard. Very relaxing environment. After breakfast half the group elected to go on the …
Today we head into the Umbrian hill country. This the is same province as the recent earthquake but it was not felt in this area. We will see three churches in Assisi: Basilica of Santa Maria degli Angeli, Basilica of Saint Clare and the main attraction of the area Basilica of Saint Francis of Assisi. The Basilica of Santa Maria degli Angeli (Saint …
... mountains. Nonno's family still runs the restaurant. Very popular with the locals and a few traveling Italians,it provided my first experience of a menu penciled on a sheet of paper, but the homemade pasta and sausages were exceptional. Interestingly, as Luigi spoke with niece of nonno, and she realized we were from Canada, we discovered they order bison rib-eye steak from Canada, very expensive (14 $/lbs), of course, but also very popular. They are only one of ...
... We do not disagree. Unfortunately for us they were engaged in restorative work on the exterior front. The inside was pristine. The church is rich with paintings and frescoes. In fact Mike (aka Michelangelo) reviewed the ceiling and wall art before painting the Sistine Chapel. Bird is also especially impressed with the alternating black and white stone work. Rather surprising they could build such a structure in a fairly out of the way place during the middle ...
... in the sunshine while eating the first press Virgin Olive of olives that we had just picked. It was divine, a truly fantastic experience !!
The next day it was Panicale's Celebration of the 2015 Olive Oil Harvest - PanOlio. As usual Panicale does a great festival , this one was no exception. The Piazza and all of the village was dressed up with olive trees, branches and lots of vines. There were about 10 "cantinas" to visit . We wandered ...