Grand Hotel Milano
Travel Blogs from Chianciano Terme
... campsite we are in is rather primitive, but adequate. It is only 150 mtrs from the beach and the Ligurian Sea. We broke out the bikes and rode around the coastal walkway overlooking the beach. It is very stress-less and relaxing. We will take 2 or 3 days to explore the area and head back to Siena and my date with the Dentist on Friday. The weather here in Castiglioncello is definitely worth a mention. Monday, when we arrived, the sea was a beautiful blue colour, and like a ...
... 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.
In the morning, after checking out, we drove a few miles down the road to a winery. We had a great tour and learned all about how they grow the grapes and care for them. Probably more information than I wanted to know, but Tom really enjoyed it. We then tasted several of their wines with some local food. I enjoyed this part the best. :). On the way to Montalcino we made a couple of stops. First we stopped in Cortona and walked around the town. It was a typical ...
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 ...
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
- Pets allowed