Fattoria Oliveto

Via Monte Ulivo, 6, Roccastrada, Tuscany, 58036, Italy | 3 star hotel
 

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Florence Day 2

A travel blog entry by amcleod56

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... Before we went there, though, we went to the first Medici palace, the Ricardi Palace. This was the place that the young Michelangelo lived with his patron, Lorenzo de Medici, and was able to perfect his craft. It was awe inspiring to be there just after seeing his masterpiece. I must read "the Agony and the Ecstasy" again. We had perfect timing in getting to the Uffizi was perfect so we walked right in. After 2 hours of ...

Day 1; Flornece

A travel blog entry by serendipity93

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... so I decided to do a blog entry from our balcony until she's awake :)

Overlooking some buildings and some kind of green ball court... I forget what its called, but its an enjoyable view.

Heard morning bells a little while ago and plenty of birds chirping now.
It feels great outside and Im so excited and ready to see what our first day holds!

More to come :)

Love Sara


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Saturday May 18th - Wandering the City

A travel blog entry by veepacini

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... with tourists, but as I wandered further away, there were fewer tourists. It wasn't as far away as my walk in the morning but still I could see that this is where many of the locals live and work. The streets are very narrow, many have washing hanging from lines below their windows. This is where many of the artisans have their shops. I walked into one that caught my eye. Beautiful beaded jewelry and leather handbags were displayed. The owner was a ...

Road trip to Florence

A travel blog entry by pathfinder35

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... copy of David stands and numerous other statues. It was cool - about 5 degrees - but we had layers of clothes. The city center was as beautiful as we remembered it.

For the evening, we went to a cafe recommended by the hotel staff - Vecchio Osteria dal Nacchero - which was a 10 minute walk. We all had pasta dishes - I had 'paccheri alla Trabacolada del Chianti - giant penne like pasta with a light wine sauce for 8 E. I also had the cheese cake and embarrassed myself ...

Mother's day Italy style

A travel blog entry by aeseeger

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... weather took a complete 180 and it got super windy, chilly, and it even started to drizzle. We headed back to the hotel to grab some rain gear and than made our way through the leather markets grabbing last minutes souvenirs and gifts for people back home. Beginning to downpour we took shelter inside the Duomo, where I lit a candle in memory of my friend Cassie Hines who had passed away while I was abroad. She had been struggling with cancer ...

Location

This 3 star hotel, located on Via Monte Ulivo, 6, Roccastrada, is near Organic Tuscany and San Jacopo.
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