Life in Orvieto

You may be a tourist in Italy, but that does not mean that you do not take in interest in what life is like for the locals.  In this post my Dad has highlighted some photos based on life for the locals in Orvieto.

 

Snapshots from a Tourist in Italy

 

Life goes on – I was aware of the big bins and people bringing their garbage, but we wondered what would be the fate of the old sofa. We got our answer.

 

4 Orvietan life  1- Garbage run

 

4 Orvietan life 2 - Discarded

 

Such a familiar sign for those of us who have spent significant periods of time in Italy (editor’s note).  Here is an ‘Ape’ perhaps with a contribution towards winter’s wood supply!

 

4 Orvietan life 3 - Stocking up for winter

 

Modern vs Old Orvieto

 

The centro storico (historic centre) taken from modern Orvieto.

5 Centro Storico  from Modern Orvieto

 

Modern Orvieto

5 Modern Orvieto 2012

Modern Orvieto taken from the walls.

5 Modern Orvieto from the Walls

 

Apparently the buffet is rated on Trip Advisor.

6 The Buffet is rated on Tripadvisor

 

An exhausted tourist?

6 Tired tourist

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