Travel Blogs from Chianciano Terme
... Geeez,.. We are sooo over hill climbs! Once up there it is pretty level going and a lot of fun to explore. By the way,.. Volterra is positioned on a very high hill,.. the views across the open Tuscan plains below are simply stunning!As we sat in the Motorhome on Saturday evening, Coll commented on the music she could hear coming from the van next door. Well,... on investigation it wasn't next door at all but up in the town,.. waaay up above us. During our walk around that day, ...
... pan fried rabbit with olives and roasted potatoes. Dolci was a torte. She paired each course with a different wine from this area. We learned new recipes and techniques that we, (mostly Tom) will be able to make again when we return home.
After our siesta, we walked up the hill from where we are staying into Montalcino. It's a quaint little town with amazing views. Looking forward to exploring more of Tuscany tomorrow.
... We were able to use some of what we learned in our Italian class to communicate pretty well, but it was still a little difficult. We have a nice apartment with a living area/kitchen and bedroom. There are beautiful views of the valley and the vineyards on the property. Tom had made reservations at a really nice restaurant nearby for my birthday. It was the end to a very nice day! Tomorrow we have our Tuscan cooking class,so be ready for more pictures of food! ...
Kevin got up early to go to the laundermat so we could do a little laundry. Thanks Kevin!! Had breakfast at the Trattoria owned by the same people as the hotel. It was a buffet with lots of choices. After breakfast we did a little shopping and then checked out. Off to ...
Had dinner in the square in the center of Montepulciano. It was a wonderful meal on a very pleasant night. So cool compared to Sorrento!!! After we walked back to our hotel and got some gelato on the way. Wouldn't want miss a day without ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility