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... the church there are lots of paintings by famous artists around the world. Every year or so special artists have to come and keep them restored. We went to see St Francis' tomb, which was in the crypt and it was a bit spooky but amazing.
The next day after a typical Italian breakfast of chocolate caldo and pastries we went to Spoleto another Umbrian hill town. Spoleto is a very ...
... But one night he saw a vision from God and God said "build a church", so that is want he did.
And he walked 14 km from a town nearby to the town we are at naked, after he got rid of all his riches.
In the main church there are 2 levels.
First we went into the first level and it was packed. And they buried the saint Francis under the church and we went to see his tomb.
... bottom and a top.
We went to the bottom where his body was buried and after we went to the top level.
After we went to another town called Spello.
Maybe all I will remember is just a long path that keeps on going up a mountain.
We drove to another town and it was on sort of a hill.
Mum and Dad said ...
... Spello and this town like the many other hilltop towns is a steep walk uphill to the main square/centre.
It was a hot day and this one felt it was the steepest of them all.
The old centre was very pretty as all the houses make an effort with hanging baskets of flowers, and pots of plants decorating the fronts.
The best part of the town ...
... before dinner.
The son who spoke English was not there, and when we tried to ask re travelling to Rome the next day the mother who served us took lots of time and effort to make sure we understood how/where to get the train and when it would leave. She was excellent with her phase book double checking we understood. ...