Murano glass chandelier and frescoed ceiling in our room at La Rosetta Hotel
The 13th century Palazzo dei Priori and the Fontana Maggiore which was designed by Nicola and Giovanni Pisano in 1275
Palazzo dei Priori (notice the griffin and guelph lion guarding the door)
Close-up of the griffin (the symbol of Perugia) and the guelph lion
above the door of the Palazzo dei Priori
Medieval buildings that are still inhabited
Medieval street and buildings
Locals and tourists enjoying dinner on the main drag -- Via Cavour
WHILE UNDERNEATH THE CITY - - -
Rocca Paolina: Underneath the city of Perugia is a maze of passages and rooms that remain of a fortress built in 1540 on the orders of Pope Paul II to show his dominance over the defiant Perugians.
Rocca Paolina -- Perugia's underground city
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