visit Spoleto

visit Spoleto

Yesterday was a sunny day. Together we went to the Spoleto area to┬ávisit 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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Organic viagra?

Walking in the centre of Spoleto, I saw this nice little shop and made a picture. Only when looking at the picture at home, I saw this: Mature sheep cheese has viagra like effects? Oh really? I am wondering where that information is coming from. Had thought old sheep cheese, also organic ones, would not help the arteries in any way …? Maybe I am […]

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Spoleto Guided Tour

Spoleto Guided Tour

The ‘Guide in Umbria’ form a group of Umbria tour guides of excellent quality. The summer of 2011 they had (in Dutch) a wonderful tour of Perugia every Wednesday morning for just 5 euro per adult. The tour was a big hit, many of our guests went and loved it. The Guide in Umbria have now started a new promising initiative in Italian. Every third […]

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Spoleto Wine Festival

Spoleto Wine Festival

If you like wine festivals you’ll like Italy. Take this one for example, vini nel mondo in Spoleto. In exchange for some euro’s you are handed a wineglass and a ‘winemap’ of Spoleto. You then head into town and dive into one of the buildings marked on the map to get your glass filled. It is not only wine, there is also food to be […]

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