La Chiusa Organic Farm
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... in this area where I am currently staying, are so generous. The other day, a big group of us in the program went to a little cafe called Cafe Teatro, and the woman there named Barbara gave all free little creampuffs made in the cafe. Every night, I sit down to a home cooked meal made by my host parents Ave and Luciano. Red wine flows freely and so does the conversation.
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... to have kittens! In the end, however, and without a scratch or dent we found ourselves a the Piazza del Carpark and secured ourselves a spot! The centro storico of Perugia contains the usual squares, churches, and civic buildings and is quite spacious. We came up to it through a series of underground vaulted spaces which were clearly quite old - not sure their original purpose. As well as the usual Church visits which are unavoidable in Italy, the highlight ...
... was well worth the effort. There is beautiful old church and further up the hill an old fort that is part overgrown with ivy. It cost a few euros to enter, but it was worth the price. The fort has a commanding view of the countryside for 20 to 30 Kms in all directions. I could walk along the old battlements and you could feel the age and history of the place. As a bonus the castle was also used as an exhibition space and ...
... on display in S Francesco. From Assisi we set forth for the nearby, un-famous hillside town of Spello. Spello is a beautiful, a traditional Umbrian hillside town and it was a delight to wander its streets and see it's unadulterated history. After a light lunch we decided that an hour or two by the pool seemed to be in order for the afternoon. Having done that, what else is there to do but have a glass of prosecco before dinner? Oh, and of course write a short summary of the ...
... one of the back streets before looking for a restaurant. Jude was looking for one featured in a movie, that Therese had also eaten at. We found it but it was not offering what we had in mind, so we chose a simpler establishment that provided us with a mixed plate of meats and cheeses, washed down with nice white. After lunch we returned to Cortona and spent some more time exploring and doing a bit of ...
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