Hotel Osteria Dell'Orcia
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
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Travel Blogs from Castiglione D'Orcia
... animal head. Others climb up the side of the opposite building and one hangs on a tightrope across the narrow square. The artist says this is meant to tell us not to give up and to stretch ourselves! .
Twenty-first century art appears alongside Renaissance masterpieces!
On to the market area for lunch. The indoor Mercato Centrale is almost hidden amongst the outdoor circling tents ...
... around the local area, and today we headed into town, stopping for numerous coffees along the way. We have the coffee orders down pat now - we stand at the bar and order a doppio (double espresso) for Garth, and an Americano (long black) for Gillian, plus a couple of biscotti (small biscuits) or croissants, and the bill is usually less than €5!! If we sat down at the tables, then the bill doubles (at least). We stopped at the Duomo to ...
... in Croatia.
The big Boboli Gardens was certainly big!!! It was a formal garden built around the an old town fortress and fronted by the Palazzo Pitti, a home of a ruling and very wealthy family…the Medici family in 1549.
We walked through the gardens which involved a walk up to a hill overlooking the city. The views and the garden was ...
... San Gimignano and Siena
We got to sleep in until 7am today! After breakfast, we took the bus to the stunning Tuscan village of San Gimignano. Wow, what an absolutely amazing place! The village dates back to the 6th and 7th century B.C., and is situated high on a hilltop, making most of the cobblestone streets rather steep. Around every corner, we found quaint little alleyways and tiny shops set amongst brick ...
... I believe the place grew on me the more I stayed there. The line to check in at the hostel was pretty long and the hostel was quite large. We originally only booked one night with the intention to book 3 more as the online booking system wasn't that crash hot. They were unable to look for available rooms when we were there and referred us back to the online system, where we made another reservation later that night.
After checking in to our room which took a fair bit ...