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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Free parking
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... 10 of the 17 districts of Siena. The riders and horses are selected randomly. The Palio and Siena can be seen in the James Bond Movie, Quantum of Solace. I have included a postcard with a picture of the Palio. The Piazza was built around 1300, It is impressive to stand in this great plaza and understand that it has been standing for over 700 years. The architecture is unusual because the buildings go around in a circle and different sections of the buildings are convex and ...
... to Montepulciano, we did some laundry, then headed out to the Contucci Enoteca on the Piazza Grande. We were greeted in the cellar by Adamo,winemaker for the Contucci family, who has lived in the palace above since the 11th century. Some tasting and a small purchase later, and after hugs and kisses from Adamo, we relaxed with a Spritz on the piazza. While sitting there, a man with a ruffled tuxedo shirt and wild curly white hair came by and chatted politics ...
... the exquisite Poggio Antico, a boutique Brunello winery. We drove along the cypress-lined driveway taking in the breathtaking views from the top of the hill. We were met by Daniele, whom both girls found very charming. He took us on an hour tour in which we learned about the history of the winery, Brunello wines and Montalcino. We toured the various rooms where Poggio Antico's wine is fermented, barreled, bottled and stored. After the tour, we ...
... hide & seek! We went on a tour of the tunnels and underground wells and lakes and even a huge collection of ossuaries found in the near by necropolis. So cool! I learned that theist popular Etruscan female name was Tania; and that the Etruscans were matriarch based. Also, Dionysus came from an older Etruscan wine God named Fuflun. I needed to find out about these Etruscans; maybe a visit to the Etruscan museum in Cortona is in ...
... of no where. I manage to locate the bus and I’m on my way to Montepulciano. I am met at the station by Silvia from the language school and taken to my little room. Oh that was relatively easy. I don’t know what I was worried about.
My little apartment is perfect. It is very tiny with old furniture, red brick floors and very heavy timber doors and shutters. It has the most enormous exposed timber beams on the ceiling and a tiny ...