Travel Europe - A Guide for Independent Travellers
Have you ever heard of St. Francis of Assisi? He was a Jesuit priest from a small town in Umbria called Assisi.
St. Francis was named the Patron Saint of Italy. The current pope (Pope Francis) took his papal title from St. Francis of Assisi.
Assisi is a gorgeous town situated on a mountainside beneath a beautiful castle. It's a wonderful place to enjoy the natural environment and spend a few relaxing days.
Assisi Italy is located 174 km north of Rome and 172 km southeast of Florence Tuscany.
Learn more about this enchanting community on the Assisi Italy Guide.