San Giusto

Via Pisana 35, Volterra, Tuscany, Italy | Hotel
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World's Best Gelato anyone?

A travel blog entry by steph.parham

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On a day trip from Florence, ISA brought us to a little Tuscan town called San Gimignano. I suggest not trying to pronounce it unless you hear someone else (preferably Italian) say it first. It is a quaint little town that has amazing view of the outstanding Tuscan countryside. Apparently it is also home to the award winning gelato shop. Of course I had to test this out and see whether it was actually possible if it was that good, it was. ...

Which neighborhood do you belong to?

A travel blog entry by steph.parham

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Siena was a beautiful Mediaeval town in Tuscany. We got a tour of a church, which was very creepy because it had the patron saints skull covered in wax, and her finger. Then we walked around and learned the history of the different neighborhoods in the city and about the twice annual horse race that occurred there. We were in the Rhino ...

A Tortuous Day!

A travel blog entry by rjbitcheno

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... many countries today (they reckon about 140 countries still use torture on a regular basis). Thoroughly disgusted and with our imaginations still working overtime, we leave Volterra and drive somewhat sombrely back to our villa. A glass of limoncello and sheeps cheese on biscuits restores our spirits and our faith in our fellow man. After dinner we retire to bed reliving those bendy roads and contemplating spending a night dreaming about spikes, blades and rats! ...

Shonky or what?

A travel blog entry by laven

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... we were immediately confronted by La Torre di Pisa (Leaning Tower of Pisa) which seemed to tip right towards as though the entire structure was going to come down any second. Jokes about shonky workmanship aside the white marble structure was beautiful in its own way and having stairs it had to be climbed! Whether it was an adventurous streak that from time to time emerges in me, or perhaps the copious amount ...

Volterra

A travel blog entry by carnold

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... disappointment, the tiredness from a large meal and what felt like a longer day than it was, Steve went to bed and I stayed up to write this blog. I think I might be done…Tomorrow is another sleep-in day (although without horse-riding, since if he’s not going to at least let me do something with the horse other than sit there, it’s not worth it), then we drive the 5 minutes into San Gimignano and fight crowds to see a cute Tuscan ...

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