Postcards from Umbria


I asked my friend Lynn to write this post based on her recent experience coming to visit Benano. Traveling by train while jet lagged in a foreign country may seem like a daunting task, but you can do it! I recently arrived in Rome, found the train station in the airport, bought a ticket and rode to the main terminal in Rome (Roma Termini), bought another ticket and rode to Florence (Firenze)…. Read More

Ah, sweet mysteries of life … I took the train up to Florence for a quick visit last weekend. Lacking any plan for the day, I got off the train and just walked toward all the good stuff. It’s easy to understand why Florence is such a popular destination. The beauty of the city practically slaps you in the face. The main attractions are pretty concentrated in a relatively small area, so… Read More