Umbria

Post from visits to the Umbria region in central Italy

A Day in Medieval Spoleto

Spoleto The journey time from Terni train station to Spoleto is a short 30 minute train ride, making it an easily accessible Umbrian hill town. From the train station, the walk to the Old Town (centro storico) takes about 10 minutes and is along a straight and flat road. I was staying the...

An afternoon in Assisi

An afternoon in Assisi While attending an Italian school for a week in Todi, I spent an afternoon in Assisi as part of a mini trip organised by the school. How to reach Assisi The very religious town of Assisi is an Unesco heritage site and is best known as the birthplace of Saint Francis...