Madonna dei Fiore in Aquapendente

Madonna dei Fiore in Aquapendente

La Festa dei Pugnaloni & della madonna dei fiori Every third Sunday in May we celebrate in Aquapendente. The feast of the Madonna del Fiore and of the Pugnaloni. According to Mauro, my host this afternoon one of the oldest folkloric feasts of the Alta Tuscia....
Le pyramida Etrusca Bomarzo

Le pyramida Etrusca Bomarzo

If it would happen to you. 😲 On balmy summer and mild winter evenings you hear again and again the special story from your padre and your nonno and they heard it again from their nonni.In the Sacro Bosco (sacred forest) near Bomarzo there must be a special Etruscan...
Volg de Rode Schoentjes in Celleno

Volg de Rode Schoentjes in Celleno

Il borgo fantasma (the ghost town) Celleno. 14 km from Bolsena we can find “La citta che muore” (Civita di Bagnoregio). A little further south, a twenty minute drive towards Viterbo, is the village of Celleno and the old Celleno, Il borgo fantasma.Civita di Bagnoregio...
Palazzo “Il Vesconte” Bolsena

Palazzo “Il Vesconte” Bolsena

Sunken ceilings and embroidered sheets in Bolsena. Sunken ceilings, carpets, antique furniture, antique paintings. Embroidered sheets on your bed and breakfast served in china cups. Two libraries with more than 10,000 old and modern books in different languages.I am...
Cività di Bagnoregio

Cività di Bagnoregio

Cività di Bagnoregio ” borghi più belli d’Italia ” Cività di Bagnoregio is one of the ” b orghi più belli d’Italia ” , the most beautiful villages in Italy. This beautiful village has a special nickname, namely the dying city...

Blind guests in Bolsena.

Panic in Bolsena. Signora … signora, signora rode schoentjes with an emphasis on the unpronounceable “rode schoentjes” in Italian, how glad I am to see you. This morning, your guests scared us so much.Oops, I’m also scared.We were so paura (scared).One of...