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We hated the bus ride this morning from Florence to Siena. Apparently, the concept of waiting in an orderly line just hasn't reached all of the countries of the world. The bus arrived and the horde of foreigners that hadn't bothered to take a place in line began to rush the bus at the last possible second. In the chaotic mess, and Mark busy with the luggage, the situation got really intense and ...
... walls support sky blue vaults. The most inspiring and memorable aspect is the floor with intricate inlaid marble art in the paving. There are a total of 56 scenes depicting historical and biblical stories with amazing detail. Sienese craftsmen labored from 1372 to 1562 on the floors. The inlaid floors are roped off allowing the public to walk around the beautiful inlaid floors. The octagonal marble pulpit designed by Nicola Pisano is a Gothic masterpiece depicting “Judgment ...
Up early, I had to take the 10:30 bus for Siena. Bus was 24€ and it was comfortable with WiFi on board. It was nice to look out at the countryside...got a bit bored and decided to listen to Chom...I then sent a message to Terry, saying how I was on a bus from Rome to Siena and listening to Chom and how cool that was..he mentioned this on the radio and ...
... spent our evening in Pienza relaxing until our dinner at 8:30. We ate at the restaurant attached to the hotel downstairs. The dinner was delicious and 4 out of 5 of us ordered the American staple, cheeseburgers.
Dad highlight - duomo in Siena
Dad lowlight - getting up early
Mom highlight - exploring the Duomo in Siena and buying Pecorino in Pienza
Mom lowlight - getting lost finding the parking lot in Siena
... to be a warm and friendly young man from Japan who is blessed with 3 languages. Discussion commences regarding the difference between a hare and a rabbit. Chef doesn't quite see the importance and we commence with vegetable ragu and a lesson in the use of authentic saffron. Next comes a stuffing of local sausage, cheese, bread, milk, & various seasonings. The poor bunny was then pounded with a mallet, covered with proscuitto, then the stuffing, and ...
Other places to stay in Siena
Via Antonio Lombardi 41, Siena | 4 star hotelfrom $110
Via Custoza 2, Siena | 4 star hotelfrom $123
- A fine hotel
- Wonderful staff
- Loved it
Piazza la Lizza, Siena | 3 star hotelfrom $133
- Location great; Hotel below average
- It was okay
- Best location
P Mascagni 55, Siena | 4 star hotelfrom $129
- Clean, basic hotel
Via Nazareno Orlandi 32, Siena | 4 star hotelfrom $83
Viale Camillo Benso Conte di Cavour 67, Siena | 3 star hotelfrom $94
Via Montalbuccio, Siena | 4 star hotelfrom $72
Via Baldassarre Peruzzi 33, Siena | 2 star hotelfrom $114
Via Garibaldi 72, Siena | 3 star hotelfrom $93
- Ok, but lacking in charm
- Good location, nice enough hotel
- Not a first choice
Strada Di Vico Alto 2, Siena | 3 star hotelfrom $103
Viale Curtatone, 15, Siena | 3 star hotelfrom $91
- A Delightful Retreat
- Right and clean hotel.
- Chiusarelli isn't bad, but the price is too high.
Via Banchi Di Sopra 85, Siena | 5 star hotelfrom $367
- 5 Star hotel - Excelent location & Beautiful ammenities
- Wonderful experience!
- Only 5 star in the walled city
Pian dei Mantellini 34, Siena | 3 star hotelfrom $210
- Loved Palazzo Ravizza
- Absolutely wonderful introduction to Sienna
- Pretty disappointing!
Via E.S. Piccolomini 35, Siena | 3 star hotelfrom $127
Via Delle Regioni 26, Siena | 3 star hotelfrom $90
Via Montanini 28, Siena | 2 star hotelfrom $87
- Just okay...
- Too much money for poor quality
- Nightmare in Tuscany
Via Massetana 70, Siena | 3 star hotelfrom $139
Viale Europa 12, Siena | 3 star hotelfrom $93
Via Stalloreggi 38, Siena | 3 star hotelfrom $115
Via Enea Silvio Piccolomini 7, Siena | 3 star hotelfrom $167
- A perfect 40th Wedding Anniverary celebration.
- Loved the Villa Santa Caterina
- Good choice
Via Fiorentina 32/40, Siena | 3 star hotelfrom $107
- Super Value!
- Nice hotel
- Will certainly return !!
Strada di Pescaia 73 / 75, Siena | 3 star hotelfrom $100
Via B Peruzzi 19, Siena | 3 star hotelfrom $112
Via della Diana, 4, Siena | 3 star hotelfrom $117
- Me encantó todo
- Loved it all
- Nice hotel with a couple of drawbacks
Strada di Certosa 82, Siena | 4 star hotelfrom $400