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Spotlight: Under the Spell of Spello…

Sitting on the gently sloping Mt. Subasio, Spello is another of Umbria’s picturesque medieval walled hill towns. With its commanding view of the Umbrian plain, Spello is off the beaten track and gets little tourist attention compared to its popular … Continue reading

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A Visit to Civita di Bagnoregio, “The Town that is Dying”

Il paese che muore, “the town that is dying”, is the rather bleak description of Civita di Bagnoregio. Judging solely by the throngs of visiting tourists one would hardly think that that is the case. However, it wasn’t from lack … Continue reading

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