#Terrediconfine [borderlands]: Orvieto and Todi

#terrediconfine Terre di Confine, borderlands could be an unusual word to define the towns of Orvieto and Todi. Orvieto and Todi are in Umbria. They are part of the same region, they share the same […]

Top 5 events&festivals in May in Umbria

Spring has arrived in Umbria, better calling it “pre-Summer”, thanks to the very pleasant temperatures and stable weather of the last weeks. Starting from this month Umbria is opening its long season of Summer Festivals, […]

Castel Ritaldi, fairy tales and fine wines

The hamlet of Castel Ritaldi Even if you’ve spent all your entire life in this region,  there’s always something new to discover in Umbria. Last month, thanks to the invitation by the local association Castel […]

Extra Virgin Resurrection

You’ve probably heard about all those rumors on the real quality of [some] extra virgin olive oils produced in our Country. Today a very nice “reply” has been posted on the social media, 15 slides […]

Sagrantino wine and a perfect food pairing

Montefalco –  piazza by night – Christmas 2013 In this blog it’s not unusual ending or beginning a new year with a post on…wine! First of all, 2014 in Umbria started with great news: the […]

Barbanera – My Day of Happiness in Spello, Umbria

One of the most difficult facts of running a blog is probably  writing quite short posts, concentrating impressions and emotions in few lines, so that any reader, between a coffee break and a meeting, an […]