Travel Blogs from Umbertide
... and a series of frescoes depicting his life. You may kneel
before the crucifix from which Jesus spoke to St Francis, asking him to
rebuild His church. It was in St Mary of the Angels Basilica where St
Francis spent most of his life. Here we visit the Chapel, Portiuncola,
the rose bush, and the cave where the saint retired for prayer. Stroll
the medieval streets of the ...
... in or out with the key stuck in there but Maria was not perturbed, she just got me another key. When we got to the door she just hit a switch on the wall and the door unlocked. (I've never lived in an apartment block before so that is the only excuse I have for my ignorance, lol). I then tried the new key and was able to open it from outside with no problem, so I was much relieved.
There were three other studenti in my classe, un' Americana, ...
Our day trip to Assisi:
According to Wikipedia:
Assisi is a townand commune of Italy in the province of Perugia in ...
Biggest downer of the day was that I lost my phone for about three hours, but someone was looking out for me because someone in the group behind us found it and gave it to the ISA leaders! Phew! Saint Catharine is the patron saint of television because she had so many vision so it is the ...
... for later. It was a good day. All that was left to do was to figure out how we were going to travel to Rome and Paris with take-away bottles in our already-full luggage.
The sun was setting on our visit to Montepulciano and though we had not been able to connect with the Mate winery, we were very satisfied with our once in a lifetime experiences and memories to cherish forever.