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Immerse Yourself In An Atmosphere Of Passion At The Festival Of The Aphrodisiac

September 3, 2010 by  
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Love is definitely going to be in the air for anybody taking a trip to Umbria this year in the beautiful town of Citta della Pieve. From September 3rd to 6th the inaugural Festival of Aphrodisiac is going to be a glorious celebration of things that set the heart a flutter and tickle the soul. [...]

Saints, Salamis & Unspoilt Nature – Surprising Umbria!

June 15, 2010 by  
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St. Benedict, the finest cured meats, and wild unspoilt nature are all located in Eastern Umbria. Perugia is Umbria’s political capital, but the surrounded town of Norcia is the place known as being the culinary capital. Below the famed Appennines, in the region’s wild and mountainous east, the forests provide habitat for many game birds. [...]

Indulge yourself at Perugia’s famous Eurochocolate festival

March 3, 2010 by  
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Perugia’s Eurochocolate Festival, an annual event that is famous throughout the world, is the most popular chocolate festival in Europe. Chocolate is big business in Umbria and Italy, with annual sales of 350 million euros. Consumption has doubled over the past 10 years, rising from two to four kilos per year, per person – and [...]