What it means to live off-grid and 10 places to experience it

A life off-grid, to live on tiptoe, in full respect of the environment. No longer a radical choice, but a possibility for many. Living off-grid means being completely self-sufficient from the energy point of view and not consuming any natural resources, therefore being outside the public network in order not to pollute. It is a […]

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The Way of St. Francis to discover Umbria

More than 270 kilometers on foot or by bicycle to traverse the footsteps of St. Francis, crossing all Umbria. Saint Francis, from the twelfth to the thirteenth centuries, lived a great part of his life in the Umbria region and it is these places that have inspired his life. The Way of St. Francis, one […]

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After the earthquake the flowering of Castelluccio di Norcia is back

Citizens and the farmers of Castelluccio di Norcia have tried to save their village: they have, in part, succeeded. Even this year, the lucky tourists could admire the incredible flourishing of lentils. It all seemed lost after the October 30th earthquake. The roads were impractical, sowing seemed impossible. But the village did not give up, and […]

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Marmore Falls: tips for a green weekend

Marmore Falls: Italy’s most famous waterfall is a must-see for anyone visiting Umbria. Here’s some tips for an unforgettable weekend in this corner of Italy. Its beauty will leave you speechless, as it has fascinated poets and writers over the centuries. Marmore Falls is surely one of the natural jewels of Italy and today we want to give […]

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8 special places for a time travel in Italy

Sleep in a medieval tower, within the walls of an ancient castle, an ancient village of shepherds: your holiday can turn into a time travel through these beautiful eco-friendly hospitality. Antique objects, walls that resist the centuries, flavors of the past will talk with you and tell their story making you go back in time. 8 […]

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Perugia, a city to discover slowly

A multi-faceted city, where history and a rich cultural heritage encounter a vibrant and multiethnic city life: Perugia is a city of rare beauty. The city dominates the entire hill, offering from its terrace breathtaking views of the pristine countryside of Umbria. Arrived in Perugia, you can forget the car and rediscover the pleasure of slow exploration, […]

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Yoga and painting: your spiritual getaway in Italy

Are you a yoga teacher? Or do you want to spend a different holiday, dedicated to meditation? This article will reveal 10 fantastic places for a rejuvenating experience in nature, dedicated to your wellness. You will improve your yoga practice or approach to this healthy practice for the first time, you can take your students […]

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Top 10 ideas for a weekend at Lake in Italy

Pearls set in unforgettable landscapes, stretches of water surrounded by pristine countryside and picturesque villages: Italy is a rich country of lakes, often known around the world, and they are ideal for a relaxing holiday, among walking on the greenery, some hours under the sun, tours on a sailing boat and unforgettable moments with your partner, friends or family. […]

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Escaping from the city: Top20 farm holidays in Italy

How many times have we thought: “This city destroys me”? How many times have we dreamed of a life, or at least a few days, away from the hustle and the gray buildings? It’s time to escape the city and leave for a holiday in nature, where you can discover the flavors of the land, […]

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Foodhunting and glamping: a truffle safari and relaxing among olive trees

Glamping Villa Eleiva in Montecchio, a few miles from Orvieto, was set up by Chiara, Daniela, Massimo and Daniele. At the end of 2014 they were ready to turn their dream into a reality: to create an eco resort in the middle of an olive tree grove and produce their own oil. It may sound […]

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