#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, […]

5 reasons to travel to Umbria in August

This post has actually been inspired by a recent article published on the American website Dream of Italy. Here the author pointed out “some of the popular misconceptions about visiting the land of la dolce […]

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 […]

Spring-Summer 2014 Fab Wine-Food Festivals in Umbria

Spring has finally arrived and  – again – this year we’ve put together our “traditional” post about our favourite Wine and Food Festivals (please notice that all the festivals listed below were personally inspected for […]

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 […]