Tag archive for ‘Umbria’
By Italia Travel & Life On Monday, November 27th, 2017
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Norcia: back from the brink

Last autumn the town of Norcia in Umbria suffered a devastating blow after an earthquake hit. Hannah Frances went back to see how the town fought back. Autumn is a great time to see Norcia, says Hannah Frances. More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Monday, November 27th, 2017
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Umbria regional guide

Umbria is known as the ‘green heart of Italy’, thanks to the fact that more than 30 per cent of this central region is made up of woodland. This is a tranquil and historically rich part of Italy, landlocked More...

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By Italia Travel & Life On Wednesday, November 22nd, 2017
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Homes in: Umbria

This dreamily serene region of fairytale landscapes and jewel-like hilltowns continues to be adored by discerning visitors. Property prices are currently in a very favourable situation for you, says Fleur Kinson. Tucked More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Wednesday, November 22nd, 2017
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Our life in Umbria

Lorelei and Jacob Wells have made Umbria a second home that they can make available to family and friends. Leicestershire-based Lorelei and Jacob Wells (in pink and centre, pictured with friends) own a three-bedroom More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Thursday, July 20th, 2017
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Escape the hustle and bustle with painting holidays in Italy

From the 7 – 14th October 2017 you can spend seven nights in luxury 5* accommodation complete with a heated swimming pool and find home in an 18th century farmhouse at the foot of Monte Tezio on a painting More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Thursday, July 20th, 2017
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Homes in: The Lakes

Italy is blessed with an abundance of stunning lakes – from romantic giants with Alpine backdrops to crystalline volcanic beauties fringed by leafy hills to secret wild ponds in the middle of nowhere. Fleur Kinson More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Tuesday, December 20th, 2016
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Duomo of Orvieto

The striking black and white cathedral of Orvieto in Umbria is well worth further investigation, enjoying a long and varied history and rare aesthetic appeal The remarkable medieval city of Orvieto in Umbria is More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Thursday, September 1st, 2016
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Travel in Umbria and explore Perugia

Join us to celebrate the delights of a visit to this historic Umbrian city and its surrounding hill-towns  Bird’s Eye View to Historic Center City of Perugia, Italy Umbria has already been nominated as the More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Wednesday, June 15th, 2016
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Readers Photos – Photos of the Week #1

After seeing this, we feel like jumping in a helicopter and being whisked away somewhere like this… Photo by : Costa (Gus) Matsos, Burlington, Ontario, Canada “View from the mountain town of Erice on the More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Tuesday, May 31st, 2016
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Holiday Rentals

Thinking of renting a holiday home? Or buying one to rent? Villa in Umbria Umbria, also called the ‘Green Heart of Italy’, is the landlocked region next to Tuscany, a popular holiday destination. Rolling hills More...