Country Hotel Borgo Sant'Ippolito
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- Shuttle bus service
- Drycleaning onsite
- Continental Breakfast
- Minbar in room
- Non-smoking hotel
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
TripAdvisor Reviews Country Hotel Borgo Sant'Ippolito Ginestra Fiorentina
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... font-family: UICTFontTextStyleBody; font-size: 17px; line-height: normal;">Found a (recommended) camp right on the beach, with several restaurants literally on the edge of the beach, and some bars and pizza shops, and the camp has its own tennis courts and pool and it's all lovely, except, as in much of Italy away from the tourist hot spots, no ******* speaks any English...at all...!
... and Giotto are buried in the crypt here. Next to each other. A very fitting end to the pair of these architects and builders. Then a quick stop to pick up our baggage and head of for the micro-bus to take us to the station. Electric and can only fit about 15 people in!! An exciting journey as the roads are not very smooth and the pedestrians simply do not give way to the bus!! However we arrived a tad early for the train. So we had lunch. A Macdonalds!!!! Had not had one of ...
... in the flooring and beautiful dome. Inside also houses the famous painting, La commedia illumina Firenze (The Comedy Illuminating Florence). It is the most famous fresco by Domenico di Michelino. I could gaze into the ceiling here for hours - absolutely stunning! We've been lighting a candle for my dad in every church we visit, and the candle holders in the Duomo have been my favorite display. I know he would have loved seeing these. I continue to be amazed ...
... are both super nice, of course, they made a sale! Dinner at Finisterrae was great except my "steak" was too well done and more like a tough pot roast served with tossed salad. Henry had the sea bass which was prepared with sliced potatoes, zucchini, tomatoes and whole grilled Mediterranean whole green olives, which he enjoyed a lot. Appetizer was cheese ravioli topped with ground beef and pasta on the side. ...
... favourite so it is good that each place is better than the next. Florence is the capitol of Tuscany with a sea of burnt orange roofs. It is a very young city, I think a lot of people come to school here from all over, it seems very international and hip! There are many cool things to see: statue of David, the castle where Quasimodo (sp?) from Disney's Hunchback of Notre Dame was jailed in the tower. We took a walking tour to learn about the history of the Mezzini family, a family ...