"Orvieto is what an Italian Hill Town Should Be" Rick Steves.
It's magnificent Duomo (cathedral) is considered one of the must-see churches in Italy for its stunning gold-and-mosaic Gothic façade and magnificent frescoes.
It's very hard to find a location with a more interesting history and offering some of Italy's most stunning scenery.
Orvieto's origin dates back to the Etruscans, but its monuments and museums tell about centuries of history, and in particular its medieval imprints are all around it.
WOW. The millenary town of Orvieto sits atop a tuff of volcanic rock making this a dramatic location for a vacation.
Orvieto unique underground architecture milestone make it a place with few parallels elsewhere. You cannot not include interacting with marvel of Medieval engineering "Pozzo di San Patrizio" and other mysterious caves deep under the city .
Not only food and wine shops.
Looking for something special? Orvieto is full of unusual shops.
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