Borgo Della Marmotta
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- Airport Transportation
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
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... When we quit letting our prejudices cloud our view of others, we come to find out we have a lot more in common with each other than we think.
- An added benefit of meeting locals is that they can become your two day tour guides! The married couple from Paris I spoke about above not only filled us in on seeing Paris like a local, they showed us themselves. Quick background on how we met this couple. While eating dinner my Mom, still confused ...
Today was a relative boring one, due to the 5 1/2 hours we had to spend on the bus. The usual stops for toilets or lunch continued as normal. When we finally arrived at Assisi we drove past the Santa Maria deli Angeli, the church at which St. Francis started his order of Monks and eventually died. We drove for a few more minutes ...
... G3). The afternoon was spent lying by the pool, drinking gin and having an afternoon snooze in an air conditioned room. Heaven! Th concert was amazing! The photos and videos attached will give you better insight than my words ever could. It was an outside concert where thousands of travellers as well as Italians had converged on this small town of Perugia to see two amazing performers. Tony Bennett, at 88, is an inspiration to ...
After leaving Cortona we slipped briefly out of Tuscany to visit nearby Assisi in the province of Perugia. Resting place for St Francis it was sombre to visit his tomb under the church there, however the rest of the town has been transformed into a religious tourist destination. What said it all was the carousel outside one of the churches that was adorned with religious motifs...note the Francescan monks in the background. ...
... and has a chalky look that softens the whole town. We were met by our guide, Father Martin, who took us through the cathedral and talked about the life of St Francis and St Catherine. The cathedral had many beautiful paintings and frescos depicting the life and work of St Francis. After the tour of the cathedral we then strolled up the main street if Assisi to the church of St Catherine. This church was much smaller and not as ornate but situated higher up the hill ...