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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Business Services
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... hadn't seen anyone. I was starting to worry but then, orange bands yay!! They said that they used the funicular to get up and were told to meet back there at 11:30. So we decided to start heading that way and just meet the rest. We saw the others and our guide. Headed down on the funicular checked onto the bus and settled in.
We were expecting to arrive into Siena around 1:15-1:30 so I watched the end of the movie, under the Tuscan sun, David played games on his ...
... clothes home (which freed us up to buy some more stuff) and just had a really chilled out week which is just what we needed. We are stepping up the pace a little in the coming weeks and heading north through Switzerland, back into France, Belgium and then to Amsterdam where our friends the Hepburns are meeting us, so I am sure there will be some good stories to tell in all of that.
Thanks for a great week Siena, you are now our new favourite plac
... walls support sky blue vaults. The most inspiring and memorable aspect is the floor with intricate inlaid marble art in the paving. There are a total of 56 scenes depicting historical and biblical stories with amazing detail. Sienese craftsmen labored from 1372 to 1562 on the floors. The inlaid floors are roped off allowing the public to walk around the beautiful inlaid floors. The octagonal marble pulpit designed by Nicola Pisano is a Gothic masterpiece depicting “Judgment ...
... bathed the front of the cathedral in a wonderful glow with magical reflections of clouds in the windows.. Even the she-wolf statues looked like they belonged. We sat and looked for quite awhile. The pictures of the Duomo will let you decide for yourself if you love it or think it is tasteless.
We decided to buy tickets to see the inside of the Duomo the next day. We wandered about looking for the TI Office (Tourist information) as located on the graphic ...
... see who gets to be the ten who race. The seven that miss each year are automatically entered for the next year.
So, we are part of The Contrada of Selva, a rhinoceros in the shade of an oak tree surrounded by hunting implements. Symbolises power and strength and hunting. Our colors are green and orange. Our Contrada is open to visitors, and invite us to the dinner the night before in their district. Some dont allow outsiders.
When a child ...