Posts Tagged ‘ Umbria ’

Saturday snippets: 3rd November 2018

Nov 3rd, 2018 | By
image of Virgin West Coast trains

The largest statue in the world, removing travel restrictions on Virgin Trains on Friday afternoons, changing Turkish visa restrictions and a new fare structure at Thomas Cook are just some of the stories that Adrian looks at this week.



Where the experts holiday: Tom Hall of Lonely Planet

Aug 30th, 2016 | By

Tom Hall, editorial director at Lonely Planet – the world’s largest travel guide book publisher – on Italy, Iran and why the Western Isles of Scotland should feature on any travel itinerary



Umbria – authentic Italy

Jul 29th, 2016 | By

Umbria is one of the lesser-known regions of Italy. For anyone wanting to immerse themselves into the Italian way of life, its culture, and food then this is an ideal area to visit. Natasha Blair makes a welcome return visit to discover more about the area.



The Heart of Italy

May 29th, 2015 | By

Natasha Blair went in search of gems of historical significance that are waiting to be discovered in Umbria.



Chocolate in Perugia

Oct 15th, 2012 | By

If you are planning to get away for October half term but haven’t got around to deciding where, how about the Eurochocolate Festival in Perugia in Italy? As my niece says, “everyone loves chocolate.”