Hotel Villa Cappugi
Travel Blogs from Pistoia
... in the FIAT 500 behind her.
Last weekend, we took another drive up in to the Alpi Apuane mountains that we can see out the back of the apartment. Our destination this time was the small hilltop town of Barga, which nearly produced a blog title along the lines of 'Don't Barga About', but luckily we visited Pistoia this week and that produced a vastly superior title.
Barga is a typical town of the area and very charming, with tight narrow streets, and houses ...
... the water, we arrived and i ordered a ling island ice tea. At first bad, it grew on me and by the end i really enjoyed it. A nice start to our italian bar experience. Walking home slightly drunk we stumbled upon an Aussie singing to a big crowd, later we found out he finished 3rd on Australia's got talent. A fantastic start to florence, both of us were really excited for our first full florence ...
Day 2 - Monday. We traipsed around the streets today along with all the other tourists, just generally looking and a bit of window shopping. It poured while we were having lunch, so we spent a couple of hours back at the apartment while it cleared, before getting back out. Here the shops don't close until 7-7:30. While at home we worked out a bit more of our internal travel, booking some flights within Spain and bus from here to our next stop, ...
... little desk on the side of the church, and handed me a prayer card with a beautiful painting on the front and said "I want you to have this." His english was a little rough, but he continued to tell me to come back to mass on sunday, and i agreed that i would. Next he grabbed my hand and told me to always remember to strive for peace in whatever i do, and that no matter what happens in my life that i am always special in gods eyes. He pinched my left ...
... look at on the good old East Side Mario's menu ;) but after realizing it was a whopping €15 each we decided to refrain from going up. Instead we stood and watched the people sway as they exited the tower. It made for good entertainment apparently they froglet how to walk after being on an angle for so long. We walked around the old town and took a look at the cathedral and then began heading back to the train station. We made it after loosing each other - I ...
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- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center