Hotel E Residence Villa Lo Scoglietto
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- Breakfast Available
- High-speed internet in room
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- Concierge desk
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Cooking class and lunch! Loved the cooking class, taught by the owner and the 2 chefs. We made; Focaccia Bread Zucchini tart Pasta Ravioli stuffed with smoked ricotta and fresh ricotta with fresh tomato sauce Guinea stuffed with sausage wrapped in pancetta Chocolate soufflé Then we ate.... OMG. So wonderful!!!! Suffered by the pool the rest of the ...
... the deeper you go... Really cold - today it must have been back to about 26deg....
And yet, whilst I haven't been out further than about 100m from the shore, it is quite shallow, and a lovely soft sandy bottom, yet when you get to shore there is a sudden rise at the water's edge where it is a bit of a struggle to climb out, ...
... The original version of the story was released as a serial and had Pinocchio hung for his transgressions, but Collodi's editor suggested the softer ending that we all know in which the mischievous puppet is turned into a real boy and lives happily ever after.
Mid-afternoon we arrived at another family-owned albergo, the Villa Il Rioddi. An entirely Italian-language reception, a sunny terrace, a quick swim (for MIchael) ...
... known to the ancient Etruscans as Velathri and to the Romans as Volaterrae. It was an interesting place, and we spent some hours there. It is very old. The Church of San Francesco was closed but we did manage to get insude St Michele Church, another very ancient building. It was begun around 1259 and has been added to and restored many times since.
On a whim we decided to head over to Cecina, a seaside town to the west of Volterra. It is no ...
August 18th – Libera's and Volterra.
This morning we packed and left for Libera’s house in Castelfiorentino. Just took over an hour and it was lovely to see them again. Once again we had a great lunch and cousin Marcello came over. He is the hunter and Libera cooked his cinguali today. Lunch was another work of art and I particularly liked the ...