Hotel Le Macinaie - Monte Amiata
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility
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... had to step aside for a while to let them pass on so we could hear ourselves think.
We got back to the car, where there was no parking ticket! I won’t lie, I was kind of nervous. We found our way out to the autostrada, and headed up to Florence. We hit some evening traffic, but it wasn’t all that bad, and after only a couple of missed navigational queues (I miss Utah’s grid system!), we pulled up to the Machiavelli Palace ...
... spots to eat! We loved being at her home and walking the countryside. Toni gave us lots of tips and spent time over coffee chatting with us on several occasions. Roberta, Luke's Italian tutor, was so kind to coach us in our Italian pronunciation practice and give us lots of advice.
We enjoyed our favorite meals in Orvieto as well. The best pizza we have had so far was at a little trattoria by the train station outside ...
... Spanish and some English to her and she could understand most of what I was saying. I find myself saying things in Spanish and usually most people understand me since the languages are similar. We did pretty well communicating with each other in the kitchen and along with the help of google translate we were able to get to know each other and make pasta. We learned all about her family and her job as a chef and that she makes ...
... as the priests came out followed by a bishop and more.
The rest of the congregation ensued and as the crowd parted, the procession walked down the center of the street with the band tailing behind.
It was a really neat to be there to see the pomp and circumstance of the celebration. We asked someone later and discovered that it was San Giuseppe Day. ...
... kitchen and tiny dining room, but lucky for us the sun was out and we enjoyed sitting out on the patio with views of the city. We started with wine, bruschetta and homemade bread followed by homemade pasta dishes and meatballs! At the end of the meal, we toasted with a tiny glass of limonchello and were treated to a sweet Italian serenade. It was definitely a meal to remember. ...