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TravelPod Member ReviewsHotel Castelmartini Pistoia
Clean brand new hotel with an amazingly helpful and welcoming staff!
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Travel Blogs from Pistoia
... rest we went into Pistoia by nighttime for the first time actually. We tried to see the Ospedale de Ceppo but it was being renovated. You could do a subterranean tour but we decided not to. Walked around the town by night and it was quite lovely. Craig bought a floral pair of shorts. We had a drink in the market square, which was nice and then chose Ristorante del Duomo. It was situated in a lovely little street with archway and quite ...
... permitted but we did take a photo of the replica located in David's original location in a public square outside the Palazzo della Signoria.
With a couple of hours to kill we headed south across the Fiume Arno and climbed the hills to reach Piazzale Michelangelo for breathtaking panoramic views of Florence. Florence really is a beautiful city.
Back in the city centre we headed to the train station to catch the train to Rome. Here we briefly experienced ...
... then were in...no pics allowed (will post them later)! It was a pretty awesome sight as usual, but this time we actually walked around and looked at the other art! Sweet!!!!! Prosecco at the Guibbe Rosse and the rain started...we sat for a long time watching people and waiting for the rain to stop...people watching...good, rain...non-stop! Sorry no pics, keep checking, I have them...will add when the wifi moves ...
... impromptu gave us a tour of their workshop, explained how alabaster comes in 6 types (opaque white, translucent white, dark brown, light brown, white with brown streaks, and white with white streaks), showed us some of their tools/machinery, and gave us some demonstrations. Alabaster is mined in caves and it is a little bit softer than marble. It was a treat that they spent so much time with us, and the kids really enjoyed it. There was a fine white dust everywhere! ...
... have an awesome time. Well we walked around the block once before we realised she didn't know 100% where we were going (I was in heels and by this stage not loving the scenic walk) we took a different turn and there we were! Woo! We walked in and were confronted with a room full of about 16-18 year olds!! What!!! Turns out the drinking age is quite the bit lower here??!! Luckily the level we were on and wanted was the karaoke ...