The Streets of Orvieto

To walk the streets of Orvieto is to walk back in time.  This historic city, situated in the Paglia River Valley, began as an Etruscan center of commerce and prospered in Roman time due to its ceramics production. In 1354, it became a city of the Church Estate until 1798.  After brief Napoleonic rule, i... Continue Reading →

Orvieto

This historic city is perched on a hill overlooking the Paglia River Valley.  It is filled with architecture, including towers, palaces, and Nobel houses, dating to the Roman period.  So much to see. Down every narrow road there are tiny shops and restaurants.  

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