La Locanda della Sesta Felicita
Travel Blogs from Vaglio Serra
... playing in the pool. The landscape here is really amazing - very hilly, but lots and lots of little hills. It would've been hard to defend this landscape - you can never see what's coming!! The soil around us seems to be mainly white clay - so a tilled plot looks almost like snow. Yesterday was my birthday and after leaving our beautiful Turin apartment we went and had coffee and Liam had cake, we just had ...
I've never felt the urge to go to Italy until I started researching it for my Bucket List. It is really pretty and I've always wanted to own a winery, or at least ride on horseback like they did in the movie Parent Trap. After much research on Italy, I decided to book a flight to Barbaresco, Italy. It is in Piedmont, Italy, and is abundant with wineries. How ...
From Pavia, we headed to Asti, Originally we were heading for a Vin Yard with the ability for an overnight stop with facilities (from our camperdstop book), sadly we got there and there was nothing so headed for our alternative Campeggio Cagnidi Asti - It was a predominately permanent vans but with a few touring pitches.
We didn't actually do anything here so nothing to report - Just a pin in the map.
Today we woke up to walk down to Franco's so he could take us to see a special wine cellar in Camagna. Nello Scagliotti is the proud owner of this special cellar which is over three hundred years old, dug out before captain cook came to Australia. It really is something to see. Always at twelve degrees, so warm in winter and cold in summer. Quite big and has quite a few chambers. The tradition has always been to put in bottles of wine at a child's birth and then open them ...
... roasted capsicum , zucchini in carpion, then risotto con le fungi, mains of lo stinco (roast leg, same cut as Osso Bucco), potatoes, carrots, and salad and dessert of strawberries gelato and tort a di zucca. Enjoyed every mouthful but my stomach is getting bigger and bigger! All of Giorgi's family were there - Marucchia and Marco, Aldo, Piña, Manuela and Stefano and Ricardo. Lorenzo had a date at the movies, more important than us! We learnt through ...
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking
- Pets allowed