How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Non-smoking hotel
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
- Non-smoking rooms
- Pets allowed
- Family rooms
TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel Etruria Volterra
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... when everyone strolls, has a coffee or drink or gelato, converses, and catches up on the day. We wandered somewhat aimlessly, enjoying perfect temperature, late evening sun, and the sounds of children playing up and down the street.
Dinner followed, served at an outdoor table by a charismatic waiter who delighted in introducing us to the specialties of the region, from local wines, to mussels in special sauce, ...
... polite coughing on the microphone, and a momentary halt in proceedings as the host wafted his clipboard around to clear the all consuming fog. Great fun, especially when the old fire engine did this too. They nearly had to put themselves out!
We decided not to stay for the singer and small orchestra they had lined up as a finale, assuming of course, they hadn't been smoked off the stage and taken to Pronto Soccorso, (A&E) by then.
... times. The city is actually famous because it was an area first inhabited by the early Etruscans and there is a museum, there, with a collection of their artifacts. (Stuff) As well, part of the wall dates includes a gate that was started by the Romans though it had some Etruscan "heads" on the top. As Rick Steves pointed out in his book on the area, that's what a head looks like when it has been left out in the elements for 2000 years. We also viewed a ...
When I came to study abroad I came in with the mindset that it was such a great opportunity to see and travel the world. I never imagined that studying in Florence would teach me so much more about myself as it is doing. Here are some things I have reflected on this past month Ive been here and what I'm learning about myself
1. Finding myself: Someone once told me that the 20’s are said to be the golden years, the
... the hotel to the parked bus. He held the bus and went looking for me, such a nice man.
I forgot my camera and the little radio we use on tour but he gave me another and we were on our way. I have no pictures of Florence today but Marie went up the funicular WITHOUT ME and took some so those will be it unless I can download some from the internet.
We returned o Florence, yesterday we had passed it by. ...