Tag archive for ‘Umbria’
By Italia Travel & Life On Thursday, September 1st, 2016

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

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

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...

By Italia Travel & Life On Thursday, April 7th, 2016

48 Hours in Orvieto

Famous worldwide for its white wine and extraordinarily beautiful cathedral, there is much more to the Umbrian town of Orvieto than meets the eye… Any mention of Orvieto will probably bring to mind the popular More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Tuesday, March 29th, 2016

Umbria, The ‘Green Heart’ of Italy

Umbria is one of these less explored regions of Italy where time seems to have come to a standstill in the small medieval villages that offer a tranquil life to its inhabitants. Coming from a hectic city these quiet More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Friday, January 22nd, 2016

Lake Trasimeno

Richard Patterson “One of our favourite places in Italy is Lake Trasimeno in Umbria. The sunsets there can be fantastic. This photo was taken in November at the little village of San Feliciano.”  More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Monday, October 12th, 2015

Chair and Flowers, Bevegna

Chair and Flowers, Bevegna by Peter Colligan “Whilst strolling round Bevagna, one of our favourite towns in Umbria, we came across this delightful little scene by the Roman Amphitheatre. The warm colours are More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Monday, June 29th, 2015

Creative Holidays In Italy

La Serena Creative Holidays La Serena Creative Holidays are an unforgettable experience, combining the luxury home-from-home of our beautiful Italian Villa whilst immersing yourself in your chosen special interest. Come More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Sunday, May 31st, 2015

Castelluccio, Umbria

Diane Watson, by email “This photo is a view of Castelluccio as we returned from a wonderful circular walk from the town. Again we just missed the incredible show of coloured spring flowers on the plain to the More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Thursday, April 23rd, 2015

Italian Hotels & B&Bs

A romantic stay for two, or a friendly welcome for the solo traveller… Here’s our pick of the best Italian Hotels & B&Bs for those planning a quick jaunt to Italy… RELAIS SAN PIETRO This family-run More...