Italian National holidays (bank holidays) most shops will be closed on theses days

25th April – Liberation day
1st May – Labour Day/May Day
2nd June – Republic day
15th August – Assumption of Mary/Ferragosto
1st November – All saints day

Civitella d’Agliano

HURRA’ (supermarket) – half a mile from the house
Macellaio (butcher) – one mile from the house
La Bottega (Esse 4 – small supermarket) – one mile from the house
Panificio (bakery) – one mile from the house
Post office – one and half miles from the house
Piante e Fiore (flower shop) – one and half miles from the house

CONAD – large supermarket open Mon – Sat 08:30-19.30, Sun – 08:30-13:00 – 15 minute drive from the house
Fish mongers (Pescheria) – open Tues & Frid – 100m uphill from CONAN on the right
Unicredit bank and cashpoint (just past the arch) – 15 minute drive from the house


Markets are a typical feature of the local areas. The size of the markets vary depending on the town’s importance. Open from 8am to 1pm.
Monday – Bagnoregio
Tuesday – Bolsena
Wednesday – Montefiascone
Thursday – Orvieto
Friday – Civitella d’Agliano
Saturday – Orvieto

Marino fa Mecato
Home furniture warehouse, Italy’s answer to Ikea.  A large warehouse with everything for the home and garden at bargain prices. 30 minute drive from the house on SR2 half way between Montefiascone and Viterbo on right hand side of the road in the direction of Viterbo.

Town of Viterbo
The main shopping street Corso Italia is a great place to shop for clothes, antiques and all things Italian. Shops are closed on Monday mornings and reopen at 4 or 5 depending on the season 

Covered shopping malls

Viterbo – Centro Commerciale Tuscia

Orvieto – Porta d’Orvieto – north east outskirts of Orvieto. Via Costanzi Angelo 59, Orvieto (TR)

Tuscany – Valdichiana Outlet Village – 91km, 1 hour drive from the house.
Valdichiana Outlet Village houses over 140 famous designer and brand shops that offer 30 – 70% discounts all year round.