Stay: Domus Civita

Civita di Bagnoregio, Lazio, Italy
10.03.2012 | by: Meghan

Inside this magical town, a magical house. It was the reason for our trip–to see this storied beauty in person. I’ve been following Patrizio Fradiani’s rehab of his Civita cave house for the last six months, but no amount of architectural explanation or in-progress photos could prepare me for what it would feel like to be here–to look out the windows, flung open to views of clay rooftops, climbing ivy and a beautiful, crooked mess of cobblestones in one direction, and the vast, golden Tibor river valley in the other.

First, there’s the obvious: Every inch of this five-story stone palazetto built into the cliffside reads like an aesthetic dream–a contemporary rendering of good taste and architectural mastery steeped in deep, deep history. Modernist-leaning furniture is well-picked and well-placed (a white tulip-style table surrounded by mix-and-match white Magis and Panton chairs), but the space really sings when it comes to the highly personal, slightly eccentric layer of detail. Objects like twisted horn candleholders, antique trunks and a marionette ensemble are sparely, cleverly placed alongside artwork and installations Patrizio designed himself. In a series of small, arch-shaped cubbies in the circular stairway, he displays four sculptures he pieced together with dismembered porcelain doll parts and found objects. There’s the installation of 47 tiny bowls painted gold on the inside, and my favorite, a bright-green triptych made from dried mosses–as green as any I’ve ever seen alive–rocks and dirt, all arranged inside three wooden display boxes. I will very likely steal this idea someday.

Head downstairs, under stone archways, through cavernous Etruscan labyrinths that tunnel through tufa rock, and emerge in the most breathtaking terrace in Italy. We ate breakfast out here occasionally, under the wrought-iron pergola, but more often opting for early afternoon proseco, while our kiddos swam in the cave pool. The only pool in the entire town is secretly tucked into one of the Etruscan caves. It’s spectacular. There’s also a little lounge area, wine cellar and a secret art installation squirreled away in the depths of the caves.

The charming, ancient town is a magical, inextricable part of the experience. In many ways, the town–population 22 (200-something in the summertime), accessed only by a slender footbridge–is the experience. You don’t come to Domus Civita without wanting to come to Civita itself. One church, one square, a handful of restaurants (although we went to the same one almost every night) and countless stone alleyways, arches and ivy-covered walls. By the end of your stay, neighbors will recognize you at the cafe in the morning and you won’t get charged the tourist price for a cappuccino. You will pass your favorite restaurant owner on the bridge riding her scooter into town in the morning with her pink helmet, and she will wave. The night before she may have tousled your toddler’s hair or fetched a soccer ball for your kids, so they could play in the square while you finished your wine at the table. You will sit on the steps of the church with men who have been sitting on the same steps for the last 70 years. After a week, you will feel more comfortable than a tourist. Settled in. But just as enchanted as the day you arrived.

The Details
The three-bedroom house sleeps six, and there’s plenty of room to spread out and find privacy across four floors. Prices range from $2,950 (low season) to $4,950 (high season) for a week. Patrizio is the consummate host, providing amazing the best recommendations (better than most travel guides) and will help you line up in-home dinners and cooking lessons. Rent it at domuscivita.com.





Share/Bookmark

134,866 Comments on “Stay: Domus Civita”

  1. [url=https://vulcanspace.ru/]Онлайн сервис для взлома европейской рулетки[/url]

     

  2. [url=https://eroticheskiy-massazh-v-ufe.ru]эро массаж уфа[/url]

     

  3. порно молодые девушки с большой грудью https://mnogosexa.online/

    скачать порно дойки [url=https://mnogosexa.online/search/%D0%A1%D0%BA%D1%80%D1%8B%D1%82%D0%B0%D1%8F%20%D0%9A%D0%B0%D0%BC%D0%B5%D1%80%D0%B0/]порно зрелыми женщинами частный скрытая камера [/url]

    [url=https://desert-island.boards.net/thread/43/laram-aalt-jacques?page=196#scrollTo=3051]порно старый ебет молодую[/url]
    [url=https://www.mariowaissbluth.com/comentarios-y-criticas-a-boric-y-su-programa/#comment-973]смотреть порно старушки[/url]
    [url=https://giotogarbageslum.webs.com/apps/guestbook/]порно фильмы смотреть в хорошем качестве бесплатно[/url]
    [url=https://pearlessenceltd.co.uk/?username=HeathCrers&person_name=HeathCrers&email=ingridmargonan%40gmail.com&cemail=ingridmargonan%40gmail.com&company_name=HeathCrers&telephone=86789478198&address=https%3A%2F%2Fmnogosexa.online%2F&mobile=82745875866&et_pass=ftd4G%212kq2V&et_pass2=ftd4G%212kq2V&answer=%D0%BF%D0%BE%D1%80%D0%BD%D0%BE%20%D0%B7%D1%80%D0%B5%D0%BB%D1%8B%D0%B5%20%D0%B2%D0%BE%D0%BB%D0%BE%D1%81%D0%B0%D1%82%D1%8B%D0%B5%20%D0%B0%D0%BD%D0%B0%D0%BB%20%20https%3A%2F%2Fmnogosexa.online%2F%20%20%D0%BF%D0%BE%D1%80%D0%BD%D0%BE%20%D0%B4%D0%B5%D0%B2%D1%83%D1%88%D0%BA%D0%B0%20%D1%81%D0%B2%D1%8F%D0%B7%D0%B0%D0%BB%D0%B0%20%D0%BF%D0%B0%D1%80%D0%BD%D1%8F%20%20%3Ca%20href%3Dhttps%3A%2F%2Fmnogosexa.online%2Fsearch%2F%25D0%25A1%25D0%25BA%25D1%2580%25D1%258B%25D1%2582%25D0%25B0%25D1%258F%2520%25D0%259A%25D0%25B0%25D0%25BC%25D0%25B5%25D1%2580%25D0%25B0%2F%3E%D0%BC%D0%B0%D0%BB%D1%8C%D1%87%D0%B8%D0%BA%20%D0%B7%D1%80%D0%B5%D0%BB%D1%83%D1%8E%20%D0%BF%D0%BE%D1%80%D0%BD%D0%BE%20%D1%81%D0%BA%D1%80%D1%8B%D1%82%D0%B0%D1%8F%20%D0%BA%D0%B0%D0%BC%D0%B5%D1%80%D0%B0%20%3C%2Fa%3E%20%20%3Ca%20href%3Dhttp%3A%2F%2Fyamahaaircraft.com%2FphpBB3%2Fviewtopic.php%3Ff%3D24%26t%3D42%26p%3D283869%23p283869%3E%D0%B1%D0%BE%D0%BB%D1%8C%D1%88%D0%BE%D0%B9%20%D0%BF%D0%BE%D1%80%D0%BD%D0%BE%20%D0%BA%D1%83%D1%85%D0%BD%D0%B8%3C%2Fa%3E%3Ca%20href%3Dhttps%3A%2F%2Fwww.tagglazing.com%2Freviews.php%3Fcontroller%3DpjLoad%26action%3DpjActionRating%26id%3D281801%26err%3DPR21%3E%D0%BF%D0%BE%D1%80%D0%BD%D0%BE%20%D0%B1%D0%BE%D0%BB%D1%8C%D1%88%D0%BE%D0%B9%20%D0%B6%D0%BE%D0%BF%D1%83%20%D0%BE%D1%82%20%D0%BF%D0%B5%D1%80%D0%B2%D1%8B%D0%B9%20%D0%BB%D0%B8%D1%86%D0%BE%3C%2Fa%3E%3Ca%20href%3Dhttps%3A%2F%2Fknifejournal.com%2FphpBB3%2Fviewtopic.php%3Ff%3D2%26t%3D34%26p%3D824542%23p824542%3E%D1%80%D1%83%D1%81%D1%81%D0%BA%D0%BE%D0%B5%20%D0%BF%D0%BE%D1%80%D0%BD%D0%BE%20%D0%B7%D1%80%D0%B5%D0%BB%D1%8B%D1%85%20%D0%B1%D0%B5%D0%B7%20%D1%80%D0%B5%D0%B3%D0%B8%D1%81%D1%82%D1%80%D0%B0%D1%86%D0%B8%D0%B8%3C%2Fa%3E%3Ca%20href%3Dhttps%3A%2F%2Fwww.blisskitchenid.com%2Fproduct%2Fserbuk-bubuk-daging-sapi-murni%2F%23comment-25933%3E%D0%B0%D0%BD%D0%B0%D0%BB%20%D0%BC%D0%BE%D0%B4%D0%B5%D0%BB%D0%B8%20%D1%81%D0%B5%D0%BA%D1%81%20%D0%BF%D0%BE%D1%80%D0%BD%D0%BE%3C%2Fa%3E%3Ca%20href%3Dhttps%3A%2F%2Fyogafibromyalgie.com%2F2017%2F06%2F14%2Fmeditation-pour-debutants%2F%23comment-39896%3E%D1%81%D0%B0%D0%BC%D0%B0%D1%8F%20%D0%BA%D1%80%D0%B0%D1%81%D0%B8%D0%B2%D0%B0%D1%8F%20%D0%B4%D0%B5%D0%B2%D0%BE%D1%87%D0%BA%D0%B0%20%D0%BF%D0%BE%D1%80%D0%BD%D0%BE%3C%2Fa%3E%3Ca%20href%3Dhttp%3A%2F%2Fstepuptotheball.com%2Fforum%2Fviewtopic.php%3Ff%3D14%26t%3D5527%3E%D0%B3%D0%BE%D0%BB%D1%8B%20%D0%BA%D1%80%D0%B0%D1%81%D0%B8%D0%B2%D1%8B%D0%B9%20%D0%B4%D0%B5%D0%B2%D1%83%D1%88%D0%BA%D0%B0%20%D0%BF%D0%BE%D1%80%D0%BD%D0%BE%3C%2Fa%3E%3Ca%20href%3Dhttps%3A%2F%2Fpinglestudio.com%2Fblog%2Findustry-news%2Ftop-25-coding-languages-for-games-in-2022%23comment_1119%3E%D0%BF%D0%BE%D1%80%D0%BD%D0%BE%20%D0%B2%D0%B8%D0%B4%D0%B5%D0%BE%20%D0%B1%D0%BE%D0%BB%D1%8C%D1%88%D0%B8%D0%B5%20%D1%87%D0%BB%D0%B5%D0%BD%D1%8B%3C%2Fa%3E%3Ca%20href%3Dhttps%3A%2F%2Fthebiggestfavoritemake.com%2Fits-showtime-filipino-variety-show%2F%23comment-149993%3E%D1%81%D0%BA%D0%B0%D1%87%D0%B0%D1%82%D1%8C%20%D0%BF%D0%BE%D1%80%D0%BD%D0%BE%2012%3C%2Fa%3E%3Ca%20href%3Dhttps%3A%2F%2Fanalyticob2b.com%2Fblogs%2Fbad-website-designs%2F%23comment-594%3E%D0%BF%D0%BE%D1%80%D0%BD%D0%BE%20%D1%84%D0%BE%D1%82%D0%BE%20%D0%BA%D1%80%D0%B0%D1%81%D0%B8%D0%B2%D1%8B%D0%B5%20%D1%81%D0%B8%D1%81%D1%8C%D0%BA%D0%B8%3C%2Fa%3E%3Ca%20href%3Dhttp%3A%2F%2Fwww.ghostsquad.it%2Fsito%2Fphpbb%2Fviewtopic.php%3Ff%3D1%26t%3D10191%3E%D0%BF%D0%BE%D1%80%D0%BD%D0%BE%20%D0%B4%D0%B5%D0%B2%D1%83%D1%88%D0%BA%D0%B8%20%D1%80%D0%B0%D0%B7%D0%B4%D0%B2%D0%B8%D0%B3%D0%B0%D1%8E%D1%82%3C%2Fa%3E%20752abd4%20&g-recaptcha-response=03AGdBq25KQa_v0c1I5wxa4DLvtgVeXsJpBgrXpPgGkHMkFPJQa07oapqisnnqsN0vhBNM2iPZppU7QpQlK96zDaZ3sQNepmTsi-TwwXs35PqtvMGdYbI21eehnZDZylGJqUAPsx5pkWycIaRuBwuFjZD_ub1aLQzqg5so25OWsW2VNCW-CtGu33HFOmCQFtOH_kszPvl-2eytSWbJni6kIDWeGAoGQOq-mlu3g2hTXu1HGwgL87tH5zc_0XJm6cpuPgYEY21PR7MlSfBotnj-RMBLYD8FrAzm3YS4h6jfOyQGiY7VEuqL1vKh6XJbaX7o2q1M-Savt7jo0pA2p66qLCQ8YlgdFnXcOd3ZpDcUYtx0MTHz-G1R2jCSHbgl9qdouRhCBmUuRwH4oicSxYJtdcjQet-IWLpaGPKhIarGXpLy7Gfnr7fPJeTevGKQyFfW8r9lwm-8SsRBpH4UBRYgUCVA537clzhlQTI3GQU2BT_PXlu7vbA7UbcSIus5vxF2-i4mZSkqQM47DwYISbOvZ64slizcFeBVyg&et_register=1&submit]скачать порно красивых зрелых[/url]
    [url=http://high-under-course.pornoautor.com/site-announcements/1170944/porno-devushki-na-divane]порно девушки на диване[/url]
    [url=https://kfz-gringer.at/index.php/forum/suggestion-box/17603#17479]порно жесткий анал толпой[/url]
    [url=http://www.intellectualpropertyaid.org/#comment-210501]руки молодой порно[/url]
    [url=http://mycavy.ru/forum/index.php?/topic/11793-%D0%BF%D0%BE%D1%80%D0%BD%D0%BE-%D0%B4%D0%B5%D0%B2%D1%83%D1%88%D0%BA%D0%B8-17-%D0%BB%D0%B5%D1%82/]порно девушки 17 лет[/url]
    [url=https://wollwelt.org/blog/meditsina/example-1-1/#comment2318]смотреть порно застукали[/url]
    [url=https://kanekisuisan.com/pages/3/step=confirm/b_id=15/r_id=1/fid=38419623633b5ce0862a3f2e94791d93]скачать порно гифки[/url]
    df6ed75

     

  4. generic amoxicillin over the counter amoxicillin from canada amoxicillin 500 mg where to buy

     

  5. While it is not a cure for cancer, it does help cancer patients handle pain and nausea that comes with cancer treatments. In addition, they have auto-flowering and feminized seeds, which are great for those who want their cannabis seeds to grow faster. For over three decades, Sensi Seeds has been collecting the best cannabis genetics in the world and breeding numerous new hybrids, each with its own particular characteristics. [url=http://www.ttunnel.it/community/profile/weedseeds/]http://www.ttunnel.it/community/profile/weedseeds/[/url]

     

  6. Even so, Though these games appear, seem, and sense much like the real matter, You can not maintain any from the winnings that pile up though actively playing for pleasurable.

    Of course, it is possible to Engage in online blackjack for real money if you reside during the US! Signing up is simple, and might accessibility reduced-Restrict and high roller bets. You may also Engage in at Stay vendor tables for a more reliable Vegas vibe.

    It is hard to rely cards taking part in blackjack online for real money. You could attempt at a Reside table, but there are steps set up to circumvent card counting. Most non-Reside casino games shuffle the playing cards immediately after Each and every hand.

    Most online blackjack games are completely electronic versions that have you actively playing versus a computer, but There are a variety of new designs of games readily available, which can be named Are living seller blackjack. In Stay dealer blackjack, players can participate with real lifetime sellers, that are broadcast applying webcams. The games also have real playing cards and tables, as well as the dealer scans Each and every card mainly because it arrives out of the shoe, which subsequently are then digitally introduced to the display.

    When you are all set, embark in an epic experience where You will need to make use of your blackjack expertise to combat little monsters and large bosses.

    Blackjack Surrender This Model of the game is played out in precisely the same way as the initial Edition, apart from with Blackjack Surrender the player has the choice to surrender immediately after the first two playing cards are dealt. If this feature is taken, the player will Get well 50 % of his/her stake.

    You’ll uncover that the majority, if not all online casinos give up not less than 1 Model of blackjack to Perform, so getting a platform to obtain the sport on shouldn’t be challenging. In addition, many will present plentiful distinct variants in the blackjack sport.
    If 888casino will not be from the checklist of the greatest online casinos available within your region, worry not. With most casinos currently being skins that supply games produced by other makes, the process is essentially the same all over the place.

    Most of the encouraged casinos Listed here are authentic sites that continue to keep gamers Protected. They respect gambling procedures and age constraints, giving an outstanding real money gaming encounter in a secure setting dedicated to players’ welfare and security online.

    “21” is pure Hollywood the many way — slick and polished, like the wardrobes and personalities inhabited by the kids within their transformation to superior rollers. The restricted ensemble Solid consists of Kate Bosworth and Jacob Pitts as team players and Laurence Fishburne for a security Main with a large Problem on his hands.

    Bankroll administration is key to weathering a storm of negative beats and keeping away from tilt. Every one of the top rated profitable gamers use betting guidelines to stretch their money and preserve The mathematics in their favor.

    Other than this, online blackjack lets you go a single-on-one with the supplier, no other gamers associated. Much more palms might be performed for each hour for this reason. And at last, you may location massive betting spreads without invoking any kind of suspicion.

    Discover leading-rated online blackjack casinos proper below. Hold scrolling for our shortlist of the greatest real money blackjack casinos plus top welcome features. Desire to Enjoy without cost? Head to our free of charge blackjack games section to get started.

    Way too poor they fight so tough to squeeze money out of you every time you Enjoy. The games are really amazing along with the jazzy soundtrack is perfect.

    The best Side of live casino online [url=http://baccaratcasinoonline62715.csublogs.com/13098953/the-best-side-of-live-casino-online]ค่ายpgโดยตรง[/url]

     

  7. I like this blog so much, saved to fav.

     

  8. viagra doses 200 mg prescription viagra australia viagra brand viking

     

  9. generar bitcoins gratis

     

  10. [url=https://vulcanspace.ru/]Программа для взлома рулетки в казино[/url]

     

  11. Free essays on electoral college http://edwardsnowden.mobi/__media__/js/netsoltrademark.php?d=papershelps.org

     

  12. [url=http://1onlinepharmacy.site/]legit online pharmacy[/url]
    online pharmacy technician program

     

  13. Pretty! This was an extremely wonderful post. Many thanks for providing this information.|

     

  14. Incredible! This blog looks just like my old one! It’s on a completely different subject but it has pretty much the same page layout and design. Outstanding choice of colors!

     

  15. Really Appreciate this post, how can I make is so that I receive an update sent in an email when you publish a new post?

     

  16. [url=http://1onlinepharmacy.site/]generic viagra online pharmacy[/url]
    accutane online pharmacy

     

  17. The other day, while I was at work, my cousin stole my apple ipad and tested to see if it can survive a forty foot drop, just so she can be a youtube sensation. My iPad is now broken and she has 83 views. I know this is entirely off topic but I had to share it with someone!|

     

  18. trusted canadian pharmacies

     

  19. I will right away grasp your rss feed as I can’t find your e-mail subscription link or newsletter service. Do you have any? Please permit me realize so that I could subscribe. Thanks.|

     

  20. I have been exploring for a little for any high-quality articles or blog posts on this sort of area . Exploring in Yahoo I at last stumbled upon this website. Reading this information So i am happy to convey that I’ve a very good uncanny feeling I discovered exactly what I needed. I most certainly will make certain to don’t forget this site and give it a glance on a constant basis.

     

  21. Backlinks for the site

     

  22. Ледниковый период: Приключения Бака 2022 мультфильм смотреть Мультфильм Ледниковый период: Приключения Бака

     

  23. Your place is valueble for me. Thanks!…

     

  24. Dutch Passion auto seeds have a reputation for industry leading results. We highly recommend MSNL for those looking for great value on their purchase. Gaston TE, Bebin EM, Cutter GR, Liu Y, Szaflarski JP; UAB CBD Program. [url=https://devnet.kentico.com/users/502331/weed-seeds]https://devnet.kentico.com/users/502331/weed-seeds[/url]

     

  25. [url=https://zivermectin.online/]ivermectin 3[/url]

     

  26. [url=https://vulcanspace.ru/]Предсказатель для взлома рулетки[/url]

     

  27. start bitcoin mining

     

  28. Pretty nice post. I just stumbled upon your blog and wanted to mention that I have really loved browsing your blog posts. In any case I’ll be subscribing for your feed and I am hoping you write again soon!|

     

  29. [url=http://1onlinepharmacy.site/]walgreens online pharmacy[/url]
    walgreen online pharmacy

     

  30. [url=https://streamhub.world/tr/]Izleyicileri, takipçileri artırın Twitch kanalları için[/url]

     

  31. Cover letter ubc career services http://myboard.dothome.co.kr/board_JiTq39/1873919

     

  32. Yay google is my king helped me to find this outstanding internet site! .

     

  33. Nice blog right here! Also your web site loads up very fast!
    What web host are you using? Can I get your associate link on your host?
    I wish my site loaded up as quickly as yours lol

     

  34. Wow! This could be one particular of the most useful blogs We’ve ever arrive across on this subject. Basically Wonderful. I’m also a specialist in this topic therefore I can understand your effort.

     

  35. [url=http://1onlinepharmacy.site/]canada online pharmacy[/url]
    foreign online pharmacies

     

  36. [url=https://vulcanspace.ru/]Сервис для взлома рулетки в казино[/url]

     

  37. BitconSber

     

  38. You are my aspiration , I own few blogs and infrequently run out from to post .

     

  39. funny money

     

  40. [url=https://zooporno.space/dog/]порно с собакой[/url]

     

  41. please visit the sites we comply with, including this a single, as it represents our picks through the web

     

  42. [url=http://1onlinepharmacy.site/]best online pharmacy xanax[/url]
    online pharmacys

     

  43. anime wear shop

     

  44. I’ve been surfing online more than three hours as of late, but I by no means found any fascinating article like yours. It¦s lovely worth enough for me. In my opinion, if all webmasters and bloggers made excellent content as you probably did, the net will likely be much more helpful than ever before.

     

  45. Become certified resume writing http://doodle.com/r?url=https%3A%2F%2Fessaypro.me%2F

     

  46. Every when in a while we choose blogs that we read. Listed beneath would be the most up-to-date sites that we opt for

     

  47. mostbet official download
    We purposefulness reckon the work of the operators of the character support help of BC Mostbet positively. Managers be affected quickly to questions asked 24/7. User claims are resolved on the bottom of circumscribed clauses of the rules of the bookmaker’s office.

    Communication with mechanical support operators is close by through these channels
    [url=https://mostbet-casino-sl.site]mostbet welcome bonus[/url]

     

  48. I like this weblog so much, bookmarked.

     

  49. Great wordpress blog here.. It’s hard to find quality writing like yours these days. I really appreciate people like you! take care

     

  50. [url=http://1onlinepharmacy.site/]online indian pharmacy[/url]
    top rated online pharmacies

     

Leave a Comment