Umbria is one of the central regions of Italy, together with Tuscany the region is known for the luxuriant scenery and the vivid green hills. For this reason that it is called the Green Heart of the Peninsula.
Perugia is the most important city in Umbria as its architectural and artistic patrimony is really impressive. The capitol of the region is a lively medieval walled hill town with historic buildings where Etruscan ruins are also preserved. The city is rich of churches, gardens, typical restaurants and there is also a famous university for foreign people.
This is one of the reasons why this pretty town is so well known abroad.Read More»