Perugia, located in the region of Umbria, an hour driving from our b&b, boasts Etruscan origins, many Roman settlements and a perfectly preserved Medieval center. Besides its vast artistic heritage, the city hosts international events: The Umbria Jazz Festival is one of the most important venues for Jazz in Europe, held annually in July since 1973, Eurochocolate, usually in October, Music Fest Perugia, festival for young talented musicians, usually in the summer.