Floral fest at Spello:

Spello is very much near Assisi and famous for the flower festival ‘Infiorate di Spello’ held every year. The place is extremely charming  for the exquisite and elaborate decorations made from flower petals on its medieval streets but what struck me is that the city and its narrow streets are filled with many doorways, windows and balconies  adorned with foliage. Its impressive how using potted plants and flowers is part of culture of the city, they make up for the gradens which the narrow street structure of historical cities didn’t permit to everyone. Their is something about the simple beauty of plants in pots againts the medieval stones. Its was my first time to this place and I am left thoroughly enchanted, this is perfect for romantic stroll even without the festival.

DSC_0860 DSC_0867 DSC_0868 DSC_0869 DSC_0870 DSC_0875 DSC_0876 DSC_0877 DSC_0879 DSC_0880 DSC_0881 DSC_0882 DSC_0884 DSC_0887 DSC_0888 DSC_0889 DSC_0890 DSC_0895 DSC_0900 DSC_0901 DSC_0903 DSC_0906 DSC_0907 DSC_0909 DSC_0910 DSC_0911 DSC_0914 DSC_0916 DSC_0917 DSC_0921 DSC_0922 DSC_0923 DSC_0924 DSC_0927 DSC_0932 DSC_0936 DSC_0937 DSC_0943 DSC_0946 DSC_0951 DSC_0956 DSC_0958 DSC_0960 DSC_0964 DSC_0965 DSC_0968 DSC_0972 DSC_0973 DSC_0974 DSC_0975

Hope you will get the feel from these pictures, weather has been such a crap this year due to rains and lingering chills, but the day went lucky with sun. Oh I must mention one can find some flower based food here, I myself tried the orange blossom, lavender & rose gelato but thier are plenty of cute places to eat. Information about event can be found on the official site.


2 thoughts on “Floral fest at Spello:

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s