Spello, the birthplace of Pinturicchio | Italia Mia | Scoop.it

Unlike cities such as Rome, Siena and Perugia, where his works are just a few gems amongst a collection of treasures, Spello distinguishes itself as the ideal place to understand the Works of the Master.

 In order to highlight this aspect, we have incorporated it into the itineraries, starting with certain works by the artist and moving on to suggest others. A slow approach that extends the tour to the narrow streets, shops, mills and monuments, preferably to be enjoyed on foot and in thematic form. In a landscape of significant environmental value, at the foothills of Mount Subasio, visitors will discover a lively old town with an architectural substance not unlike that of the Renaissance period. They’ll discover the hidden secrets of this ancient village, which is rightly considered to be one of Italy’s most picturesque. [...]