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 […]

Escaping the heat on Martani Mountains

View on Martani Mountains from my window in Todi For those who work to make your stay in Umbria your perfect unforgettable holiday, escaping Summer heat and spending some days at the seaside is… a […]

The fabulous tastes of Umbria in England: Cafe Umbria

Tabby Clegg and her partner Simon Kerwin are two professional musicians based in Yorkshire, England, who fell in love with Umbria last year. Now, they visit regularly owning a houseboat on Lake Trasimeno, giving them […]

When the postman brings love #caprai4love

 Please watch this video first: Stunning isn’t it?But that’s not all. The project that is beyond this video is…for Umbrians like us…yes….touching and moving… #caprai4love means bringing back a piece of history to Montefalco: “In […]