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Sep 8, 2011 - And she awoke in Umbria

"And she _______ in Umbria."  Every time Patrice comes downstairs in the morning she says "And she awoke in Umbria."  Every time she does anything she says "And she does (ate breakfast, drank a cocktail, whatever) in Umbria."  I don't think I'm going to miss this. Another lovely but quick breakfast.  Lisa and Patrice are going to Pisa today.  It is the one thing in Italy that Patrice wants to see/do now that she has ridden in a gondola.  4.5 hours there and 4.5 hours back.  OK. Jackie, Kay and I drop them off at the Spoleto train station....

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Aimee's Italy 2011

Jun 30, 2011 - Montefalco

Montefalco Mob We were picked up at 9:30am by Mac – a Kiwi artist/commerce student and part time sheep farmer who has married Francesca, the daughter of an Italian farmer. Mac is also from Christchurch so it was fabulous after almost a month to speak to someone who not only understood you, but also knew Christchurch well. At this time of the year Mac and Francesca move up into the mountains with their 500 sheep (they walk them up there from Montefalco) as there is more feed for the sheep in the mountains. It is about 10 degrees cooler up...

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May 29, 2006 - Tuscany to Umbria

Today we packed up and said our goodbyes to Marco & Co, we were all sad to leave as it had started to feel like our home, unfortunately they are now fully booked through to September so it was time to move on. We headed to Umbria and circled Assisi to find a tourist office and another place to stay. Assisi is a lovely old city that has been beautifully restored to it's former glory. Unfortunately the people in the tourist information office sit behind safety glass (no idea why) and their lack of help reflected the barrier! We decided to try...

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