Put on your hiking shoes and explore the soul of Umbria

You will pass along innumerable grapevines … Magnificent tracks and trails Explore the soul of Umbria and admire evocative landscapes. Over 100 different, beautiful well maintained hiking trails and gentle walking paths are available in t…

A walk through the silence of nature – on donkey trails, along a Roman aqueduct, to an ancient castle

Sentiero 52 acquedotto romano What makes this hiking trail so unique? Its location on the southern edge of the Monte Subasio (1290 m), a mountain range between Umbria and the Marches, is not the only thing that makes it unique: the trail …

A backstage tour through Cortona

How to get here The picturesque town of Cortona impresses from afar, as it is situated on the slopes of Monte San Egidio, at an altitude of 494 to 650 metres. The town was built on four natural terraces and seems to be illuminated by the sun a…

Walking through beautiful Orvieto

The impressive Cathedral, landmark of Orvieto Introduction When I talk about “visiting Orvieto”, I mean the enchanting, old Etruscan town with its more than 20,000 inhabitants, which can be seen from far away as it enthrones majestically on…

Most beautiful scenic drives through Umbria and Tuscany

Introduction My personal most beautiful scenic drives through Umbria and Tuscany consist od the following day trips. Each of them starts at Casa Lauretana. They are a wonderful mix of winding routes through hilly landscapes, panorama and cultu…