- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
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Clean brand new hotel with an amazingly helpful and welcoming staff!
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... 8217; are going to get married, apparently he's wearing Armani, she's wearing Oscar de la Renta and so on. What a hoot.
We did the supermarket shopping before Phil & Diane arrive tomorrow and that always takes ages. Light lunch at home and then it’s housework time again. We are really feeling like we are locals ...
... was good. I was worried that we would have to pack early and store our bags. Now we can keep them in the room until we are ready to leave.
After breakfast, I went on a walk to see the town for the last time. I toured the Civita Geological and Earthquake Museum. They had some nice exhibits on why Civita is the way it is. When the last volcanic eruption occurred, the basalt cracked when it cooled. The entire rock that Civita is built on has ...
... done we offered to pay for our last minute entrance, but the woman who accompanied us in the museum said there was no need to pay! We all thanked her profusely with "grazie."
We had a wonderful sit down lunch and then visited the Leonardo da Vinci Museum just around the corner from the gem museum. It had hands-on exhibits with many of his inventions which were constructed based on his manuscripts. The kids (and we adults) could play with ...
... Tours most profusely for their generosity but declined the tour. Be warned future travel companions - next time I threaten to book you on a segway tour, I might just mean it!!! You could say that I've segued with the segway from making fun to having fun!
We strolled back to Antica Torre on terra firm to check out and say our fond farewells. Martina on reception made it all the harder to leave with her warmth and well ...
... Botticelli, Raphael, Titian, Da Vinci. And these were the names I was familiar with. I really need to study up a bit on some of these amazing artists! I went over to go through the Santa Croce, but just didn't feel like standing in the long line. I wasn't sure my brain could take in any more art. Would have loved to see the final resting place of Michelangelo and Raphael though. Who knows, maybe another trip! If I could ever win a lottery! Headed in the direction of ...