Borgo San Faustino
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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Hot tub
- Room service
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... by my co-pilot.
We got back to the parking lot where the nice lady informed us that we owed an extra Euro, and then we descended and were off. All of us agreed that this place that we’d stumbled into, totally unplanned, would likely be the highlight of the trip.
We roamed through the hills of Tuscany and Umbria, and I think that all of us (the adults at least) were a little sad that we wouldn’t have more time to spend ...
... arrived, though it was close to 11pm at that point, and Graham had the stairway to himself to sit back and watch events unfold.
Lachlan was still only just on the mend by Saturday, so we continued to find things to do in Spoleto. This included a trip to the Archeological Museum and an exploration of the attached Roman theatre. Half of the seating area of the theatre is original, the other half rebuilt, and it is still used for performances. After ...
... cute little restaurant for lunch and enjoyed some pasta and pizza from their stone pizza oven.
Amongst the Medieval architecture, we also managed to discover some of the Roman heritage of the city, such as the location of the original Roman forum and the Temple of Minerva. The beautiful ancient facade of the temple leads to a less interesting church, but as we have learned, few ancient temples survived unless they were ...
... After finding our Bed and Breakfast at the top of the hill, we began walking down the hill enjoying the sites as we ambled by. From the Piazza Matteotti we walked to the Roman Amphitheater, the stones of which have long been absorbed into the medieval architecture. The view from town to the valley below is called "The Green Heart of Italy" and it's beauty is simply beyond description! We visited ...
We had intended to head to Assisi this morning. We woke up early only to find a new forecast -- overcast and rainy. So tomorrow to Assisi. That is the luxury of a two week stay; no schedule except the one we craft as we go.
So what to do today? Up early, and decent skies in Spoleto, we chose a hike. We took the moving escalator up the hillside to our starting point by the 13th Century Rocca (castle). We crossed the Ponte delle Torri (a bridge and aqueduct that spans ...