Club Valtur Garden
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
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... to take photos of it. I decide that we should leave quite quickly. The people in the queue certainly look like tourists, but perhaps they are locals here to visit their relatives. I wonder why they have a prison in the middle of a tourist town. I also begin to wonder whether Tuscany has a crime problem. There seem to be a lot of prisons. We finish looking around and start the long slow walk back down into the valley to the car park. We decide to take a different route back to ...
Florence Florence Florence - the city of marble. Yet another great day. We set off in two air conditioned minivans. Our driver was Carlos and he was bloody great. Really friendly guy - he really made the day for us. Our first stop was Pisa and of course the leaning tower. Much better than I remembered. The tower was very clean looking as though they had just bleached it. Didn't go up it due to lack of time, but was well worth a stop to look at ...
Cooking class and lunch! Loved the cooking class, taught by the owner and the 2 chefs. We made; Focaccia Bread Zucchini tart Pasta Ravioli stuffed with smoked ricotta and fresh ricotta with fresh tomato sauce Guinea stuffed with sausage wrapped in pancetta Chocolate soufflé Then we ate.... OMG. So wonderful!!!! Suffered by the pool the rest of the ...
... and articles, something the town is known for. We proceeded along until we found a piazza where they were holding a car rally...the starting point. All kinds of heavily decaled cars lined up waiting for their turn to race off....lots of noise and hard to imaging these cars tearing off down some of the narrow streets without being a danger to the pedestrians competing for their space.
... amp; Di. Still very pretty. We did manage to get off the road to see the plants if Pistoia up closer which Josy, Nick, John & Lesley and Phil & Di will appreciate. Supermarket and farmer’s produce shopping again – it now does feel like we are locals. Back home to have a yummy lunch of figs with ricotta and other such fresh food and long sessions on the internet because we can.