Travel Blogs from Panzano
... what was happening on the road.
Once we were out of the city it got a little easier until we hit the first toll booth. Not only could Waz not even reach the ticket but we had no idea what to do, and had cars behind us reversing out to go to another booth as we were just sitting there not moving. We too reversed back and moved in closer, took the ticket and the boom gate lifted up, confused about the whole experience we were unsure what ...
... They had not been inside and it seemed like an important thing to see before leaving Florence. They were both impressed by the size of the cathedral (4th largest in the world), and the actual Dome.
Following our picnic lunch at the Duomo, I took one last trip to see David at the Accademia. David is truly an extraordinary sculpture and it was a pleasure ...
... town and stopped back to buy some less aged and less expensive balsamic before starting the hike. Once we started we got no further than a couple of hundred yards before we discovered that the road was blocked. There had been a gas truck explosion and the road was closed. Raphael took us on an alternative route...we bushwacked through some vineyards until we found a road going the right way. ...
... and I bought tickets on the spot. We were in the tour within 10 minutes. It was absolutely wonderful. This is by far the most spectacular structure I have ever seen. I really do not have time to blog right now, I have friends waiting on me to go out tonight. A guy in our room from New Mexico came in today, Channing's friend David, and a nice girl from Chile is waiting on us. I promise you will have more to read tomorrow morning.
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... the church and were able to see the alter and such but the museum was closed and that is where the medals can be found. So I need to go back to the church/museum one more time to get the medal, hopefully at the end of the trip.
We had scheduled a half day tour of Milan on Tuesday, May 10th and we were able to take the train into town and find the office of the tour company without too much trouble. The tour started at 0930 and took us to the ...
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