Narni, Italy Talks Up Narnia Link

Posted January 5, 2006 10:59 am by Tirian

Narni, some 50 miles north of Rome, was until recently just one of many pretty mediaeval hill-towns dotted around Umbria. But the recent release of The Chronicles of Narnia, the Disney film based on a 1950 children’s book by CS Lewis, has given the town and its picturesque cobbled streets fresh appeal. Despite having little in common with Narnia, a land inhabited by dwarfs, talking animals and a witch, Narni is making the most of a possible link with the magical land described in The Lion, The Witch and the Wardrobe. Click here for the whole article at Ansa.it. Click here for Narni webpage.