Tag Archives: Umbria

Saint Patrick’s Well in Orvieto

Orvieto is one of the coolest places  in Italy. Built on a tufa in Umbria this medieval town is full of surprises. While I was there I decided on a whim to check out Saint Patrick’s Well, also known as … Continue reading

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Ride the Mini Metro with me in Perugia

When I visited Perugia, I had to take their Mini Metro to reach the lower part of the city. This mode of transport is  efficient as well as inexpensive. I thought you might enjoy sharing the two-minute ride with me. … Continue reading

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More Flooding in Italy

I feel badly for the Italians as many areas have recently been hit with severe weather and flooding. Here is a video showing the rising waters of the River Tiber in Rome. More and more it seems that this time … Continue reading

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Pozzo di San Patrizio in Orvieto

Orvieto is one of the coolest places I visited in Italy, and while I was there I decided on a whim to check out Saint Patrick’s Well, also known as “Pozzo di San Patrizio.” The well was built in the … Continue reading

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Train Travel to Perugia

Monday April 11 I woke up and packed and said goodbye to Mateo at the office of the convent after paying the remainder of my bill. I caught the vaporetto to Ferrovia, which is the stop for the train station. … Continue reading

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