Santa Maria Assunta in Spoleto

Santa Maria Assunta in Spoleto

Santa Maria Assunta is the cathedral¬†of Spoleto at the Piazza del Duomo. It is at the bottom of a long staircase in a very scenic position. The facade of the cathedral is decorated by the mosaic of Solsterno (1207) and eight rose windows. The bell tower dates back to the 12th century. The church was Romanesque but had a makeover in Baroque style in the […]

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visit Spoleto

visit Spoleto

Yesterday was a sunny day. Together we went to the Spoleto area to¬†visit villas and apartments. Spoleto is a beautiful hilltown in southern Umbria. Above the city is the medieval Rocca and Spoleto’s most famous sight is Ponte delle Torri. Very beautiful and impressive view. For lunch we went to Strettura. A little village along the ancient Roman road “Via Flaminia”. The restaurant Palazzo del […]

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