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Bolsena: Saints and Saintly Tastes

Date: August 18, 2016 - categories: , , , - Leave your thoughts

The Feast of Santa Cristina, patron saint of Bolsena, is celebrated con passione by all the townspeople at the end of July. A festival not to miss if you’re near Lake Bolsena then.

You won’t want to miss dinner here either.

Nor the “saintly” taste of those gelati made by Giulio at the ice cream shop named after Bolsena’s patron saint, Gelateria Santa Cristina.

Yes, charming lakeside town, Bolsena, is famed for a Saint, saintly tastes….and not only.

Have a look below at the enticements of Bolsena:

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monaldeschi-castle-tower

santa-caterina

hydrangeas-petunias-in-bolsena

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lake-flowers

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che-buono

almost-empty-beach-at-the-end-of-day

family-enjoyment

granita-for-all

early-morning-swim-for-little-ones

Read about a favorite eating spot in Bolsena, lakeside
Read about why we love Hotel Eden
Read about Bolsena’s many treasures.
To read about Lake Bolsena’s July Living Tableaux, click here.
Read about a memorable day at Lake Bolsena
Click here to read about another Lake Bolsena gem.
Read about the “singing washerwomen” in Bolsena

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