Borgo Scopeto Relais
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... the city, river and surrounding country side. It was late afternoon by the time we climbed 232 steps of the tower and most of the crowds had gone home so it was all very pleasant.
When were done we took a bus home via a good big supermarket we had seen on the way into town and bought ourselves a gourmet picnic supper, which we ate in the giant garden of the B&B spread out over 2 tables; it was a pretty upmarket picnic and the other guests looked impressed.
... all want to feel what it's like truly living as a local here while still of course trying to fit in a few sightseeing trips here and there. People are generally nice as long as you make the effort to speak the language which I try to do every chance I get. Once I start my Italian class Monday and get into my internship, I'm sure my knowledge of the language will increase even more! People are so friendly and are willing to help you out as well. Ciao! ...
... the first night in our hotel and said how disappointed he was and that the hotel was S.....
He was embarrassed by us staying there and said he doubted that Globus (the company he works for) had checked it out in recent years. We all agreed. I have even had to pay to have any internet access and it was expensive so I hope you are enjoying this wee story. Anyway we are still having a good time. We went into town first ...
... noticed the waists are high again, she finds it a bit strange but is getting used to it. The funniest thing is that the Disney tshirts are a third of the price here that they were in the US.
Since we got back from Pisa a little earlier than we thought we would, we went looking for a leather handbag that I had wanted to find as that would be my souvenir for the trip. We walked the kids about half an hour down to Piazza Saint ...
... flags. The game was fun to watch in the 1st half but the 2nd half was very nail biting and we just managed to hang on for a very close win, so I kept my green and gold on the next day! Of course, we were surrounded by Italian fans all shouting and cheering and swearing apparently when their team gave penalties away. It was great fun and a new experience for me!
Sunday loomed and and what did I find? The Firenze 2012 ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet