Hotel Il Ponte
- Shuttle bus service
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- Free High-Speed Internet
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... was open at weekends, did both wine and oil, and although it was shown as being on a road we knew, programmed the sat nav just to be safe. It was a lovely day, the sun was shining and the birds were singing, so we took The WAG’s car and went topless. ............err, the car went topless of course, not The WAG, (it wasn't Xmas or his birthday!). This was a small piece of La Dolce Vita, and what we imagined doing before we came out here, what could possibly ...
... beer and the no. 1 Vat) this arvo but making sure we leave room for tonight's Chiocciola ! Meet at the wine bar where the lads shout a vat number or two and then we join in with the locals on the roller skating rink for the food festival. You line up and fill out an order form, that is all your courses and beverages. The women of the village prepare the general part of the meal and the men do the men stuff - aka cook the BBQ food. All the meals ...
... from our cycling group joined us here for three days as she was over visiting her Mum who lives in Italy. We had to eat out every night, as well as the two nights spent in Nice so our stomachs and wallets were certainly feeling it. The pasta specialty of the area is called Triofe which has a pesto sauce and is often served with greens beans and soft potato mixed in as well - yum!
Before we knew it, it was time ...
... the tower, following the Rick Steves guide. There is quite a lot of university buildings around, giving the vibe that uni students do. There is a river running through the town with a Venice type feel to it. Pisa has a long history. Some of it does have a grungy feel, but we mostly found it interesting.
We went to the Field of Miracles, where the tower, Basillica and surrounding buildings are. The Leaning Tower does ...
... killed 12 people and washed out pieces of the trail system. We knew before we left, but we thought it would still be worth hiking the parts that were open.
We were all so happy that is was finally warm enough to wear shorts and t shirts, that we didn't realize that a heat wave was on its way to Europe! Of course, just as we hit the southern country of Italy, we get a heat wave. The temperature today was in the lower ...