Hotel Francia e Quirinale
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility
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Travel Blogs from Montecatini Terme
... views of various pretty spots. Back to the car and home again. Lesley does seem a little better – good that she stayed home today.
Relaxing at home was nice and now Craig and I are preparing a risotto and salad dinner with rock melon and prosciutto primo. We are listening to David Niven’s audio book THE MOON’S A BALLOON – interesting but he is wanky!
Love to everyone - ...
Today we did the hop on hop of bus for the day.We saw some amazing things ,the history is amazing,we went to the lookout and could see all of Florence,we walked and wandered the beautiful streets,.We had lunch at the fresh food market,which was un believably amazing all the cheeses ,meats ,pastas just beautiful.we had lunch there and it was so good ,after lunch went a done some shopping at the markets ,anther big day ,but loved it all ...
... up at the other end of town we went on to Pienza...home of the pecorino...even though you can't find a single sheep within miles. We again did a walk through...without buying a thing and was picked up at the other end of town. On to "big" Montalpulciano and a cellar deep down in an ancient building. We saw the old torture rooms and an Etruscan grave from 400bc. And then we tasted wine ...
... on our way. Surprisingly, Giaccomo is quite responsive as we cruise some 20 miles south through the hills of Tuscany toward the town of Greve in Chianti. Our first stop is near a terra cotta factory where we are blessed with a magnificent view of the countryside. To showcase the view, the owner of the factory has erected a gigantic circular portal made of terra cotta through which one can enjoy a "framed" overlook of the Tuscan hills.
... just a few years ago...) and now see why they didn't want to come back! We got in around 9pm on the train Thursday night and walked to the apartment where we were staying - about 15 minutes away - which was only about 200 yards from the Duomo!! We should mention where we booked all the places we are staying on this 16 day adventure: a little website called airbnb.com. It is a very organized and reputable website for booking ...