Cordial Golf Residence Il Pelagone
Travel Blogs from Gavorrano
... restaurant, while waiting for the soccer repeats to finish and the game to begin. Not tonight Josephine. Waiting for the rain to ease, please Josephine. Better luck with the rain than the soccer, so carefully trotted back to the hotel ducking under shop awnings.
Left the door to the balcony open overnight. So relaxing listening to the waves swish gently against the shore.
Today is our last day at this amazing place. I can't believe a week has gone by already. Montecchino has been a memorable experience, a step back in history and a relaxing intermission in the middle of our adventure. I have felt like a true Tuscan house wife washing everything by hand and hanging laundry on the line in hopes of a sunny day. And I've decided to get rid of all of our TVs when we get home! Yesterday we went to Siena for market day ...
... we wanted the girls to have the European train experience. I knew we were in trouble when the gps could not find the train station. Even though we left with almost an hour of extra time, we still barely made the 9:18 train to Firenze. On the 1.5 hour ride, I planned the walking route we would take once we got there. After I got my bearings, I led everyone to the Santa Maria Novella, a beautiful church, its ...
... out there, squealing and grunting and roaring all morning. Ahhh, Tuscany! On another topic, there is so much about this place that reminds me of my grandparents. On the first night Adia spotted a firefly in the window. We went outside to discover their tiny lights flickering all around the house. I honestly don't think I have seen fireflies like this since I was a child visiting my grandparents in Chattanooga, TN. We used to catch them in jars and watch ...
... on a winding unpaved road, mostly shaded by huge trees. Our house is really spacious for a 12th century farmhouse. The kitchen is sunny with marble on every surface. There is an outdoor dining area that is heavenly in the morning. I sat out there and sipped my tea (made with Spannochia honey) and painted our front entrance this morning. On our arrival we were given a harvest basket of garden vegetables ...
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services