Postcards from Umbria

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I’m all for everything St. Francis stands for, yet I’m oddly apathetic about his undeniably beautiful little hometown. But Mom really wanted to go to Assisi, and I couldn’t stand the thought of her hitch-hiking. So off we went. Assisi is a well-preserved medieval city situated just above the broad Umbrian plain and nestled against the side of a mountain. We started our visit at Santa Maria degli Angeli, a huge church… Read More