Hotel del Sole
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- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Pets allowed
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... and we had asked at the Tourist information about seeing it and that lady said it was not possible. So Lina rang them directly (I don't like to take no for an answer) and the elderly owner, Umberto, said we could go and gave us his own personalized tour of his family's magnificent historic palazzo home. Clearly a lot of money was made from Alabaster in the past. He showed us round the 12 splendidly decorated rooms. His ancestors had ...
... driving up and down steep Tuscan hills on a dirt road hunting for the villa in the pitch black. Also, the tiny Fiat Panda we'd rented didn't have enough power in second gear to climb the steep inclines, but first gear had way too much torque, so letting the clutch out inevitably resulted in a cloud of dust around us as the wheels spun in the dirt. That said, we made it, but only with the help of our hosts, who drove out to meet us. Most of the next five ...
... which came from its use as the main shipping location of iron ore in the 18th century. But, Elba’s fame comes from the man who not only enabled mining but also build the infrastructure to exploit it; Napoléon Bonaparte. Napoleon was exiled to Elba after his defeat in the Battle of Leipzig in 1813. Though not part of his beloved France, he took a genuine interest in the welfare ...
Day 264 2 hrs, 4.3 kms I figure I'll make one more stop before my next big destination of Livorno. So I hop off the train in the town of San Vicenzo and find... another beach town. This one does have bit more density to it, with a boardwalk and pedestrian street near the sea, and residential neighborhood up into the hills--probably mostly summer homes... Let's move ...
... a portacot all set up which was great because it meant we didn't have to set ours up again. Although I must say we are getting pretty quick at it these days! We put Eli down for his afternoon sleep and then once he got up we headed back down the hill to get some groceries. There were a few corner stores that Sarah had recommended so we checked them out. First of all there was a little supermarket that sold packaged items, fresh bread and milk etc so we got a few things ...