Dominating hills define Umbria, the only landlocked region of Italy. From the buzzing, cosmopolitan piazzas of Perugia, to the spectacular and peaceful Assisi, Umbria is a heady mix of jazz, religion, history, art, hills and food. FootprintFocus provides invaluable information on transport, accommodation, eating and entertainment to ensure that your trip includes the best of this truly unspoilt region of Italy. * Essentials section with useful advice on getting to and around Perugia, Assisi & Southern Umbria. * Comprehensive, up-to-date listings of where to eat, sleep and play. * Includes information on tour operators and activities, from stunning basilicas to lively cafes. * Detailed maps for Perugia, Assisi & Southern Umbria. * Slim eugh to fit in your pocket. With detailed information on all the main sights, plus many lesser-kwn attractions, FootprintFocus Perugia, Assisi & Southern Umbria provides concise and comprehensive coverage of one of Italy's most fascinating regions. The content of the Footprintfocus Perugia, Assisi & Southern Umbria guide has been extracted from Footprint's Umbria & Marche Full-Colour Guide.
Julius Honnor is a travel writer and photographer based in London. He has written and updated several books for Footprint, including Footprint's Bolivia and various bits of Italy. He first visited Morocco in the early 1990s. Having grown up on the edge of Dartmoor, he was initially attracted by its big open spaces; he now finds Morocco's narrow winding streets equally intriguing. More from Julius at juliushonnor.com.