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Living Umbria: Not Just an Apartment Stay

Date: June 29, 2018 - categories: - Leave your thoughts

Joe, Kim and young Shelby,  such a joy to have you as guests in our countryside apartment….and Shelby, thanks for your “arrivederci” note to us and counting on your promise to come back:

….after all, our cat Nerone is waiting for you (and so are the goats!):

…and Signor Umberto in Perugia hopes you’ll return soon for his hot chocolate with whipped cream:

And I know you’ll want to do another cooking class:

Next trip to Umbria, we’ll head again for a rural feast with Chiarina, Marino and daughter, Rossanna:

Mille grazie, Kim, for your thoughts on your stay with us:

“I want to write about all the beauty that surrounded me when I arrived and the sound of the goats and donkeys in the background as we got out of the car. I want to write about entering our spacious two bedroom apartment and how beautifully the table was set, the fresh eggs, flowers and fruit that was put there for us, and all the amenities. I want to share with your readers how amazing each day started with the sky fully lit at 5 in the morning and how the sunlight filled my bedroom. I want to write about flinging the windows open and looking at the countryside filled with mountains, fruit trees and wild poppies. I will share the experience of going to Giovannino and practicing English with Fabio. And, naturally, I want to share how you took such good care of us by arranging all our tours, checking in with the tour guides, touching bases with us each evening about our day, and extending an invitation to us to dine with your friends so we could experience an authentic rural dinner.”

….and we do hope that for all of you, your stay here in our Casa dell’Arco apartment was more than  “just an apartment stay.”  Tornate presto. (“Come back soon”).

Read here about other memorable stays of our apartment guests

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