Fattoria Pieve a Salti
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
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... houses many if the original sculptures of saints which originally adorned the center isle, the exit was through a very ornate chapel which housed the gift shop.
We found a cafe and had lunch before continuing. Next was the crypt, this was only discovered in 1999, it has walls completely covered in pintura a secco (dry painting) dating back to the 1200's, they were in excellent condition. Our last visit on this square was the ...
... changed it in August not long before we left the UK. He will have to take a better look at it in the morning. It was very cold again in the evening, we decided to leave the oven on, set on low to keep us warm, as it has a thermostat it worked very well. Our other heating doesn't have a thermostat so sometimes it gets too hot and then we have to switch it off. When we went to bed we set the timer for it to stay on for a few ...
... peasant farmers, who did all the work only being able to retain half of what they produced. This museum is housed in late century rooms of an old granary built against the old walls that encircle the town which have remained unaltered through the years. Buonconvento is quite an austere town compared to the other ones we have seen over the past few days. We will be sorry to leave this little piece of paradise, as Rome is on the agenda for tomorrow.
... metre fall now. Pienze is also noted for the production of a pungent sheeps milk cheese called pecorino. Every produce shop filled the street with the familiar shearing shed smell of a lactating ewe with excess milk accumulated and dried in her wool! But it tastes fantastic and so we had that and wild boar salami, another Tuscan delight, on brucshettas for dinner ...
... straight on the address of where we were to drop the cars back in the morning. Job done - we think!
The leftovers were fantastic, the others full of chat about their day in Siena. They got to the church of St Caterina aand saw the head and finger but didn't go to the Basilica.
Our evening was again spent with lots of laughter, great company and a few (too many for ...