Fonteverde Tuscan Resort & Spa
Travel Blogs from San Casciano dei Bagni
You will find on the road a lot of blu signal with Agriturismo Biologico Sant'Egle name on it and indication for find us. The blu signal start from 2 km from our farm.
... to let someone drive out. Phew!
We had a lovely family dinner as it was one of their son's birthdays. There were 12 of us, including three grandchildren. The long table was beautifully set and there were multiple plates (stacked neatly on top of each other), glasses and cutlery on the table. The menu in order was:
Tre fomaggio - plaited mozzarella, pecan cheese, plus one other cheese
Pasta (wide ribbons) with radish
Pasta (tubes) ...
This weekend I traveled to the plateau of Orvieto. It was a school study trip with 15 other students planned by my advisor. I swear I may never eat another meal ever again. I swear it was like family Christmas dinner on steroids. We started off at 9 am with some white wine (it's the Italian way)! Then we moved to an open air market to get ingredients for lunch we ...
Saturday was a perfect day so I took a trip to Orvieto. It is a very small town situated on the edge of a cliff about an hour and a half train ride outside of Rome. A few friends and I went on a whim, with nothing planned and nothing better to do (while avoiding spending a weekend preparing for a final review on Monday). Important strategically to the Roman Empire due to its prime location on high ground, it survived as a ...
... for my Kindle and we devoured it. Rick read it to me each night until the fire died, again in the wee hours of the morning. So much for getting to bed any earlier.
We thoroughly enjoyed the writing style of Ferenc Mate and his vivid detail about restoring a run down castle. His story brought back many memories of our own experiences building our house in Naples.
Our love of the ...