A marvellous compilation by PolyGram of Spain. The selection featured on these CDs can truly be described as the best of Paco de Lucía. Titles on Volume 1 are:...... more
A marvellous compilation by PolyGram of Spain. The selection featured on these CDs can truly be described as the best of Paco de Lucía. Titles on Volume 1 are: 'Almoraima', 'Canción de Amor', 'Gloria al Niño Ricardo', 'Sólo Quiero Caminar', 'PuntaUmbría'
Advantages: Maggie Smith is brilliant, great cast in general, lovely scenery, satisfying ending Disadvantages: Odd character changes, some unpleasant flashbacks
...From time to time, Amazon recommends various films to me based on others I have rated. I can only assume that it suggested 'My House in Umbria' because I have liked other films featuring Dame Maggie Smith. I had never heard of it, but it sounded like an interesting film so I put it on my wishlist, and was given it by a relative last Christmas.
Maggie Smith is, indeed, absolutely brilliant in...
Advantages: Cheap food and ale, good atmosphere, staff attentive but not over the top Disadvantages: Pizzas not that great, burnt calzone, dried mushrooms and meals weren't served together
...When I first moved into Wola,(a district west of Warsaw), four years ago there weren't any cafes or restaurants close by. Now there are 4 restaurants if you include Sowa's; the cake shop that serves coffee, homemade cookies and delicious cakes. The new restaurant on the block - well, it's actually around the corner and in another block, is the Umbria which opened a few months ago and specialises...
Advantages: timeless, peaceful, historic & beautiful Disadvantages: you really need a car to get the best out of the region
...proximity to Tuscany means all of their sites are within easy reach. Even Rome and Florence are only an hour and a quarter away by train.
We came to Umbria first on our honeymoon eight years ago and even though we have both travelled pretty extensively the magic of Umbria kept us coming back. Now we live here and cannot imagine living anywhere else come and experience the magic for yourselves....