Welcome to the Umbria Blog
sharing our experiences with you.
Umbria is a beautiful region in the centre of Italy. Cities like Perugia, Assisi, Spoleto, Todi and Orvieto anybody will have heard of. We want to give you some insiders view of our daily life in this mainly rural part of Italy. If you ever travel to Umbria you may find some good suggestions here.
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Città di Castello is a lovely little town in the North of Umbria. We visited this town on several occasions. It has a pleasant city centre, with some good restaurants and markets. On the third Sunday of the month, for instance, there is a flea and antique market in...
On the border that separates Umbria and Tuscany, about fifty kilometres from Perugia, rises Città della Pieve in Umbria, a hilltop town of renaissance art and genuine flavours. With its ancient history and medieval conformation the town is known for its harmonious...
In Perugia, just below the historical center, there's the Church of San Bevignate, the most important testimony of the presence of the Knights Templar in Umbria. The Knights Templar, commonly known as "the Templars", were one of the first and most famous Christian...
Attractions in Umbria
You’ve booked your holiday in Umbria? Here is an overview of places of interest.
Markets in Umbria
Love to visit a local market during your holiday? Here is a list of markets in Umbria.
Events and local festivals
Indulge in the local atmosphere of a music festival, a Sagra, or a village festival during your holiday in Umbria.
Children in Umbria
Are you looking for some activities to do together with your children? Here are some ideas for children in Umbria.