- Here is another site that lists transportation strikes in Italy. Check this
site prior to traveling to or in Italy.
Rome Specific -
Strikes, Demonstrations etc.
- If you are stopping in Rome on your way to or from Il
Rifugio, check out this site first. It is full of information about Rome. The link is to the
section on strikes etc. but you can also check out other great information about Rome on this
Driving in Italy
- This site offers practical tips and suggestions about driving in Italy.
- This page is
on this site and it has conversion calculators for length, area, volume, weight and
temperature. It is here mostly for the Metric to US conversions you might me interested in.
- If you are wondering what the most recent Dollar value is against the Euro, then go here.
- This is a weather site (in English) with a 5 and 10 day forcast for the
- Want to now what the weather is like? At this Weather Base site you can get
statistics for the are (Arezzo is the closest city to Cortona that is monitored) and if you
click on the link at the bottom left of page you can get the 5-day forecast.
- Guides to major airports in US and world cities. International Airport
Guides information for each airport includes; hotels at and near the airport, airport car
parking, car rental options, driving directions, area maps and details of the airport
terminals including the airlines and destinations.
Agriturismo Il Rifugio is a villa in
Tuscany, Italy for rent by the owners.