Grotta Giusti Resort, Golf & Spa
Travel Blogs from Monsummano Terme
... of science as seen through the various scientic instruments on display. It went from a model of the planets and sun orbiting the earth to the earliest telescopes, thermometers , barometers, etc. We take these things for granted today but in those times, this was all unknown until men like Galileo studied and uncovered the truth. In the basement of the museum there was exhibit on ...
... with tomato sauce (Primi), Chicken Cacciatore (Secondi) and Beans (Contorni), along with wine of course. They served complimentary balls of fried bread as well, and they were delicious! At the end of the meal, they provided complimentary Limoncello. I was trying to use Italian as much as possible, but the staff seemed to prefer using English.
During the meal, I was talking to the girls beside me, but others nearby seemed to be interested in ...
... of time, we went back down and headed for the bridge with the leather and gold goods. It was very crowded so we just kind of caught the wave of people and looked at the amazing jewelry in the windows. It was an amazingly warm day for the middle of September. It felt like at least 25+ Celsius. Skies were blue and hardly a cloud. We then just wander a little bit around the city and walked along the riverside, peeking into some ...
... Italy, when a teacher yells 'allora!' it means you'd better sit up and shut up. Trouble's a-coming. Either find a way to stop Carlo Sassetti from swinging on the shutters or be quick and close the window. The woman means business. There is a certain power in the expression, especially when it's accompanied by an exclamation point. Allora followed by a comma, however, changes the cards completely. Relax, it means her monologue is going to be long. Hours may pass before you'll ...
... it didn't. We saw lots and lots of little lane ways and we walked and walked for miles. The amazing thing was that you would walk along these winding little lane ways when suddenly as you turned the corner you would find the most impressive buildings, so amazing that they looked almost like mirages and took your breath away.
We managed to eventually find the places we were lookinig for. Tim particularly wanted to find an outdoor secondhand/ antique market. It was three ...
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