Travel Blogs from Murlo
... per hour, you can't beat train travel in Europe...you leave in the middle of town and get to the middle of town. 15 minutes in a taxi, 10 Euro's later, and we are the hotel..makes Adelaide taxi fares look very very expensive! We are approx 200 metres from the Spanish steps, so went up there to descend the steps and take photo's etc. after some lunch, walked around to find a laundry...eventually...10 euro's ...
... a petrol station, not an easy task as it turned out. Though a couple of towns with questions asked at supermarkets and on the side of the road, still no petrol! Eventually after a few towns we all cheered and a station was sighted. Petrol purchased and home we came to pack bags, it's our last night here. Sad to be leaving off to our favorite restaurant for dinner then first thing in the morning off to Florence to catch a train to Rome ...
... We walked about the wine museum whilst waiting for laundry, actually very interesting, as it also included information about the bottling of the various vinegars and olive oil. the which was actually very interesting, it included how vinegar and oil are also bottled.
Got through to Westpac, sadly a transaction for $1500.00 and gone against the card resulting in all our cards for Westpac being cancelled. Aside from all ...
Oh man, I am so behind with all my entries. I had one half-written on my iPod, but it no longer turns on, so unfortunately it's back to square one. This time the lack of bloggage is not due just to my laziness.
A few days ago, we arrived in Siena on the train from Florence. The brilliant thing about Siena is that it's perched on the side of the Tuscan hills, which means that the train station is actually nowhere near the town. But, ...
... they remain in mint condition. I buy a little explanation card for my mum as i know she will be interested.
That evening we go back to the upper part of town where the jazz was playing and we watch the sunset. It is beautiful and i got some amazing pictures. Then the mossies start to swarm... We kill 2 and hurry back into town planning to find an eatery somewhere. That plan is scrapped when we see a cocktail bar... oh well... one for the road ...
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
- Kids activities or Babysitting