Travel Blogs from Montespertoli
... the fly really close to your head (not as high as the birds at home) and it freaks me out! Ill be able to get used to them though. Another difference that I have noticed is the Italians cell phone use. At Penn State every single person is using their phone while they're walking to class. In Italy, Florence specifically, I have yet to see someone walking and looking down at their phone. It's great because I actually absorb so much more while walking around ...
... olive oil and salt), prosciutto ham and some incredibly soft cheese. Whilst we were savouring the taste sensation we were given an introduction to the wine regulations and standards of the Chianti region. This includes the Doc-G accreditation and the Black Rooster label – both of which ensure that the bottled wine meets an excellent standard that is guaranteed. A true Sangiovese wine must have no less than 85% Sangiovese ...
... and grappa (which may have been somewhat responsible for my lack of sleep). On our way back to the apartment we stopped by Grom to get some gelato. We ordered the grom gelato, which was a vanilla gelato with chocolate and wafers I think. It was raining all day, so we called it a night and went back to our apartment to rest. All in all, it was a terrific night spent eating great food with my beautiful wife.
... stage), so I ask her "What's your conspiracy theory on the deer, dear?" Italian radio is still not working for us as you can see. Even I know I shouldn't go any further with this story!
Other than that, today we visited a bunch of towns which were uneventful but all pretty in their own way, and it was a reasonably leisurely day after all of Florence all in one day! That was trying but well worth the trip (Gosh, I'd give up Florence for another week ...
... shops, tried on some clothes then continued on eventually finding our way home an hour later! But getting lost is half the fun!!! We stocked up on some wine, I chose Chianti seeing that is the area that we are in and it would be rude not to!! As I type away, Im enjoying some beautiful wine and snacks, watching the sun set and just reflecting on how very blessed I am to be experiencing all of ...
Other places to stay in Montespertoli
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South Florence, Montespertoli | Hotelfrom $135