Relais Castel Bigozzi
Travel Blogs from Monteriggioni
... I never had gelato I did not enjoy. As we head to the Uffizi, I feel myself slipping into a food coma. Perhaps the wine at lunch or the gelato after but with all of my "ducklings" in tow I must persevere. We arrive at the Uffizi and by now I think I am a pro. I actually help a woman from Half Moon Bay, CA with her ticket and entrance to the Galleria. However, I lost her when I started to climb the 5 flights with Pilar on my back. We were in search of the ...
... but they didn’t have exactly what I wanted. We went back to the spot – and the guide was there now. We got our names marked off. We quickly ducked over to the mcdonalds, thinking I’ll just get a soft serve to ease my cravings, but the lines were huge! So we raced back to the spot – as we didn’t want to miss the bus. We had time – so I went back to a gelato bar we had seen before thinking I’ll just get basic flavours. But I stood there ...
... Arno on Ponte de Nicolo I think. One bridge over was the Ponte Vecchio which I recognized from the pictures.
I'll try to get some pictures of my new place. It's a palace, two bed apt upstairs with enough room for three. Nice Wifi too that's why I am writing this tonight. The garden full of trees from the balcony looks really green, but there are a few mosquitoes. It has rained a lot for June, Dario tells ...
Great flight with Air France. Premium Economy is the way to go! Pillows, blankets, champagne, great meal, snacks and wine! Watched The Impossible on my own private screen and Rick watched Hitchcock. Probably should have slept, but too excited! Met Jeremy from Chicago who is our tour guide and Aldo who is our driver. Only 13 people in our tour and we will meet them later at our first dinner. Right now in a local bar called Barione with all ...
Well its day 2 in Florence and all is well, except for our shoes. The apartment is great, it sits in a 15th century palace that we think the bathrooms and kitchen have been renovated at least twice:) The location is great with markets and sites at the end of the street. Its surprising to see another city besides Fort Lauderdale with more wine ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet