- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
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Travel Blogs from Chianciano Terme
... to Firenze tomorrow. Toni needed to use a washroom so Jeff took Toni and Kerry to a nice washroom leaving Ian and myself behind at the beautiful Basilica. After about an hour Ian and I were getting a tad po'd as they hadn't returned yet but alas they finally turned up only to find out Jeff took them on a tour without us and Kerry ended up buying these beautiful sheets about 800 thread count just to get Jeff to finally get back to us. What a ...
... is still in evidence today along the narrow winding streets (now walkways, as cars are not allowed in the town). We climbed the steep walks to visit the piazza, stopping for lunch in an outdoor cafe, topped off with a gelato from a well-known maker Buon Gusto. After Pienza we are off to our hotel in Montalcino.
The Hotel Si Montalcino is very new by Italian standards and very nice. We learned that it is owned and managed by heirs of the Salvatore Ferragamo ...
... and so historic!! Headed back and along the way decided to have dinner at the restaurant Catrina from the first stop we made the other day had made Ristorante Fattoria Pulcino. Over all we weren't too impressed! So back to Montepulciano we go caught the end of another beautiful sunset. Then we grabbed some of our wine we bought and went up to the Grand Piazza and sat outside on some tables and finished a blog then off to bed!!! ...
... along the water thru more small towns until we finally hit the freeway A3 to Napoli. Off on the A1 Autostrada until lunch break to the town of Frosinone. Hot day over 30C when we stopped for yet another great lunch. Ian and Kerry had a wonderful pot pie with porcini mushrooms, onions, spinach and bacon. Toni and I had great bruschetta and gnocchi. Back on the road again, interesting in that when you get on the freeway you have to ...
Tuesday 2nd June
Yesterday we arrived at a big campsite on the shore of Lago Bolsena. It is a proper four star style campsite with a big bar / restaurant area, cinema, disco, swimming pool, tennis courts, sports area and nice toilet facilities although they still don't have a toilet seat and toilet paper (a common trait it would seem of Italian campsites).