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: Close to centre, clean room, great staff, near great shops, cheap and clean! Disadvantages: no view, alley way smells, people pee in alley way, noisy.
...After reading some very dodgy things about this hotel I made sure that my travel agent booked us a double room with a jacuzi bath (these are the biggest rooms that they have) and that was also away from the lift (hardly ever used to be fair).
The hotel is a tad hard to find (but if you get the airport bus it drops you off at Universitat which is near the hotel). Please make sure that you do...