Italy 2014

Orvieto, Italy from the villa with acres of olive trees and grape vines.

Orvieto, Italy from the villa with acres of olive trees and grape vines.

We stayed over in Italy after our writing cruise this year. We rented a lovely villa with three other writers and toured around Umbria during the day, cooked wonderful Italian meals in the afternoon, and read to each other in the evenings.

Our residence during the stay in Umbria

Our residence during the stay in Umbria

Relaxing lunch in the afternoon at the villa

Relaxing lunch in the afternoon at the villa

You have to love a room like this

You have to love a room like this

View from Orvieto of the surrounding valley

View from Orvieto of the surrounding valley

Hill town in Umbria

Hill town in Umbria

Last night in Italy

Last night in Italy

Panorama of roof tops

Panorama of roof tops