The city of kings, consuls, emperors and popes; for its excellent position in the center of Italy it become the largest city in the Mediterranean in antiquity.

Did you guess what city it is? Rome or l’Urbe, the city par excellence, according to the Latins, today has 2,800,000 inhabitants.Rome, l’Urbe, is the capital of the Latin language and is the only city that hosts a State: we are talking about the enclave of the Vatican State.For our visit to Rome we start …

Civita di Bagnoregio the town that dies

Civita di Bagnoregio, otherwise known as the city that dies because it rises on a tuff column in an area characterized by this peculiarity where the sides of the mountains give way to erosion by time.Due to the characteristic shape of the hill, absolutely unreachable, over 2000 years ago, Civita di Bagnoregio was built by …

A good new for the Central Italy by train

Good news: from Sunday June 8 the fast train will leave from Milan at 5.00 am- Bologna at 6.02 – Florence SMN at 6.46 -Arezzo at 7.28 and Chiusi- Chianciano at 7.56am Of course from Chiusi to Rome it will leave at 7.58 and it will arrive at Rome Tiburtina at 8.51 am ( my …

The events around Perugia along the year

CULTURE AND FOLKLORE COLORIAMO I CIELI let’s paint the skys, (Castiglione del Lago 15km) the end of april until 1 may FESTA DEI CERI (Gubbio 60km) 15 may* THE J.C. PASSION- Città Della Pieve Eastern week HISTORICAL PROCESSION (Orvieto 40km) Corpus Domini L’INFIORATA (Città della Pieve 12km ) the  Sunday close to Saint Louis in …

From Chiusi to Rome or Florence in two days

If you want to go by train from Chiusi, you can travel comfortable to either Rome or Florence in about  hour and a half, and still return in the same day. In Florence to visit the Uffizi Museum  book a few days before at the number 055 294883. to avoid the queue; it is  better …

Miralaghi overlooks Chiana Valley ( Tuscany) and Nestòre Valley ( Umbria), all around you

Miralaghi, situated on Monte Pausillo – the name should come from the small olive Pausia described by Pliny, the place of olives Pausie- Miralaghi divide Umbria: the Val di Nestore with Perugia and Assisi at the bottom  (go at sunset for the better view on the summit where you find the house of the same …