Close to the romantic shores of Lake Trasimeno, nestled between the green of the sweet Umbrian countryside, stands a splendid and sumptuous Villa of the late nineteenth century with a mysterious and sibylline name, which evokes distant times and leads us to imagine tormented love stories happening within its walls: I Capricci di Merion.
The story tells that the name of this evocative prestigious dwelling is dedicated to Lady Merion, a noblewoman who, on a whim, asked her lover, the Baron of Rondo, to build this Villa. Lady Merion, who loved art and divinely played the harp, wanted a concrete proof of love from her beloved Baron. He satisfied her whim and therefore this wonderful Art Nouveau Villa was born, becoming nowadays a real oasis of relaxation and magic, which offers its guests its magical atmospheres, well-kept rooms and a great attention to small details. [show more...]