Nature lovers, discover Orvieto in Umbria, considered the ‘Green Heart of Italy’. The historic city center is surely one of the most dramatic in Europe, rising above almost-vertical cliffs that are completed by defensive walls built of the same Tufa stone. Simply amazing!

Umbria, Italy

Orvieto, Italy

Welcome to the Region of Umbria, Italy – a recount of all the posts covered by Tourist by Chance on the ‘Green Heart’ and only landlocked region of Italy.   Umbria, Italy has been the backdrop to the top cycling events due to its impressive hills, it is also home to the Sagrantino grape (unique only to Umbria!) and the …