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An Afternoon in Vist in the Marine Resort of Gargano National Park

When we were last summer in the Gargano National Park we visited the little town Vieste, Vist in the Apulian dialect. The beauty is a jewel in the North of Apulia and is known for the clean blue waters. In … Continue reading

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Pomposa – The Abbey of a Book

I am a big fan of the Italian writer Marcello Simoni. One of his book sequels are “L’abbazia dei cento peccati”, “L’abbazia dei cento delitti” and “L’abbazia dei cento inganni”. I read all of them of course. They are crime … Continue reading

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Sansepolcro – Unknown History

San Sepolcro or Sansepolcro is a little town near to Florence, Città di Castello and Urbino. It is situated in Tuscany but at the borders to Umbria, Marche and Emilia-Romagna. I was in this place many times befor but mostly … Continue reading

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In the Underground of Urbino – The Oratory of the Cathedral

The grotto or oratory of the cathedral of Urbino is dated back to the beginning of the 16th century. It is also called ‘Oratorio del Santissimo Crocifisso della Grotta’ (Oratory of the Holiest Cross of the Grotto). While I was … Continue reading

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Exploring Verucchio in a Hot Summer Day

When climbing up a hill in San Leo to see if there is any possibility to get up the tower for a greater view on the hinterland I happened to talk to a lady from Rome who was exploring the … Continue reading

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