Umbria for sweethearts: discover the Camera Pinta in Spoleto

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Umbria for sweethearts: discover the Camera Pinta in Spoleto

Located within the Albornoz Fortress, on the top of the hill overlooking Spoleto, the Camera Pinta is decorated with frescoes narrating Breton or Provencal poems. These poems recounting stories of courtly love were much admired starting in the Medieval period. Lovers who visit Spoleto must visit the Rocca Albernoziana and the Camera Pinta, which was the lord’s bedroom. Standing before the colourful painted pictures on the walls, they may be inspired by the scenes of courtly love, knights and ladies. A wedding in Umbria or a romantic weekend devoted to art and history will delight culture enthusiasts who wish to have this setting as frame of their love.

Getting married in Umbria: art, history, culture

Umbria is often the destination for lovers who decide to get married surrounded by culture and history. This region boasts several art cities, many small medieval villages and beauties that will win the hearts of those who chose these locations for their special day. Getting married in inspiring places, immersed in tradition and art, couples can select historical buildings such as castles, villas or palaces, with elegant, picturesque and unique settings.

Wedding in Umbria: Norcineria

Your wedding banquet will certainly feature traditional products like prosciutto and cured meats, essential products of every self-respecting Umbrian occasion. With a key position in Umbrian tradition, salamis, sausages and other pork products are not just food but an art, develped and practiced in a small district of the Region, Norcia. Norcineria, indeed, is the word in Italian for the ancient art of preparing hams and cold cuts and the art was already practiced in Norcia in the Middle Ages. Tastes, traditions and ancient trades turned into excellent products to savour in your wedding banquet: an unforgettable and unique taste of traditional Umbria.

 

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