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Travel Blogs from Panzano
All good, found the car and our luggage was intact, so we left Bologna and headed for our home for the next three nights. Although our plan was originally going to be to wing the next three days I just couldn't do it, so from Venice I found an apartment in a villa close to Modena and central to everything we wanted to do, so I booked it. Driving out of Bologna was interesting as we past numerous scantily clad ladies in very high ...
I'm a fussy eater and above all I'm definitely fussy regarding ice-cream. I prefer traditional ice-cream, possibly handmade with organic
ingredients. There are the reasons why I love Carapina.
Carapina is a small ice cream shop in Florence, making one of the best ice-creams in town. In fact it makes ice-cream following the old Italian tradition using only fresh and ...
... was supposed to have salads but didn't. This area is know for its pork which neither Susan nor I eat. But we each found something to eat. After lunch we hiked from Greves to our inn in Panzano (in Tuscany...apparently there are a lot of Panzanos in Italy). It was not long before the group headed in the wrong direction but Raphael rounded them up. As we started to pass vineyards it did not take long before we began ...
... sun dials, telescopes.... and some very watchable videos of how they worked. Jon was in heaven and Dylan was relieved that there were no 'private parts' exposed. That afternoon we made the big hike up close to 500 stairs up the Duomo... I thought going up the very narrow, dark winding staircase would get to my claustophobic tendencies but actually being at the top of the dome made my 'fear of heights' come to life... I'm not actually afraid of heights just a fear of ...
On Wednesday we drove to Greve in Chianti, about a mile away and we had lunch, walked around, went to the wine museum, bought stuff. We wandered around the square and learned that there was to be a protest of some kind in the late afternoon. It seems that somneone wants to build a large incinerrator in the area and the cditizens are against it. Time will tell what happens.
Assisi will be next on the list of places to visit. More to come!
Other places to stay in Panzano
Via San Leolino 19, Panzano | 4 star hotelfrom $304
Via Case Sparse, 56, Panzano | 3 star hotelfrom $148
Via S. Leolino 59, Panzano | 3 star hotelfrom $123
Piazza Bucciarelli 5, Panzano | Hotelfrom $197