Well Trish Clark's excellently presented and beautifully researched little 'bible', Good Night and God Bless, has news for you.
Descriptions and contact information for each of the convents and monasteries is provided, along with some interesting sites to see while visiting.
Apart from answering the usual questions of where, what and how much, a sense of cultural and historical awareness permeates the text.
The print is very small and hard to read. Organizations is difficult. I probably bought for the wrong reason because I wanted info about Monasteries to stay at them. Read morePublished 17 months ago by Steve
it's a very well made book - almost like a child's board book but the info is easily and IMO better obtained on the web, of course this is a good reference book and I truly like... Read morePublished on September 6, 2012 by MtnBrookie
Coming from a publishing background, I have to admit, I'm a sucker for a beautifully packaged book, and this is one. Read morePublished on January 5, 2012 by Diana
Hundreds of years ago, travelers would often find accommodations for the night in the care of convents and monasteries. Read morePublished on November 13, 2009 by Midwest Book Review
We just got back to the USA and spent 4 nights at Casa del Clero san Tomaso in Milan. The hospitality was great but they didn't turn on the heat for a couple of days. Read morePublished on October 28, 2009 by Catherine E. Emerson
Trish Clark's guide offers some great ideas for saving money on lodging in Europe while also experiencing beautiful and unique settings. Read morePublished on October 22, 2009 by Claudia M. Lenart