A Luxury Country Inn - Umbria

Meet the Artist Series – Introducing Barbara Fluty

Barbara Fluty Barbara was a guest at Genius Loci recently as a participant in our Artist in Residence Kelli Folsom’s Oil Painting Workshop (please stay tuned to learn more about Kelli in this same Meet the Artist series!) enjoying en plein air dining along with en plein air painting  I had the pleasure of perusing her photographic gallery of paintings …


May 2016 View from Genius Loci Country Inn

10th Anniversary Celebration

As Genius Loci celebrates its 10th season, I have enjoyed pouring through old photographs and am so very pleased to share visual moments of and some thoughts from this amazing adventure. Even with our clear vision for an inviting inn, anchored in but not limited to, Umbrian tradition (its rural setting,  antique building materials, architectural details, no-fuss furnishings, and colors), reaching our …


Crimson and Gold 2014…the Photos Just Keep Coming

  the Sagrantino vineyard during Crimson and Gold at Genius Loci Crimson and Golders left us and this raging riot of red and gold a month ago today! The Mighty Ten Nevertheless, there is hardly a day that I don’t receive an email from one or another of this happy group…with photos attached.  They say, “an unforgettable time at Genius …


Crimson and Gold at Genius Loci – November 7-14, 2014

Meet the Mighty Ten Crimson and Golders 2014:  (from the left – Michelle, Dan, Deb, Lynette, Lou, Julie, Mark, David, Jolie and Becky)                celebrating a very special day with prosecco at breakfast            the romance of  ”roasting chestnuts on an open fire…”               …


The Last Hurrah

  While the fall magic is still intact, we are slowly but surely inching toward the last hurrah of the riotous and raging fall foliage beauty. How we will miss this magnificent view from every window!     The winterized pool, remembering the gloriously warm summer days of “yesterday”…seems quite forlorn. Soon the vineyards will go the way of our …