The other evening at a family dinner I had the chance to meet with one of my regular readers, someone who is from the valley but now lives abroad and reads my blog to keep up to date with the news in the valley.  I was informed that they are always amused by my rants, […]

To me there is nothing quite like getting out of a cozy bed and stepping onto a warm floor. Here at Bellaugello Gay B&B near Gubbio in Umbria, we have specified underfloor heating for all our suites, including their bathrooms and also the main dining room.  Over a layer of sound deadening we have laid […]

Another lorry another story.. Building works are never easy A quantity of cement, bio-eco plaster and sand was ordered first thing this morning.  We are currently working hard on the Mirror and Diva Suites, and needed the materials. A new driver stopped short of the drive at Bellaugello gay bed & breakfast and asked where […]

Bellaugello gay bed and breakfast commands a view south down the valley of the river Chiascio.  On a sunny hillside slightly to the east of south sits Pian di Cascina, agriturismo home to Paul and Isabel, and a field of raspberries. In the relative cool of yesterday evening Tom and I found ourselves picking raspberries. […]