Hotel Palazzo Dei Priori
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
TravelPod Member ReviewsHotel Palazzo Dei Priori Siena
Arrived at the hotel and welcomed by very friendly staff. Rooms absolutely great, clean, in Traditional style and ideally located just 20 mins from the main Piazza I'll Campo which housed all the cafe/restaurant bars.
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... town with amazing Tuscan country views. We arrived early so it wasn't too crowded. We spent an hour there, saw their cathedral, and sampling foods in the farmers market. We bought porcetta, pesto, and wild boar sausage. Oh, and gelato too. Just walking around the old streets was surreal. I think the best pictures of the day all came from here. I took over 300 pictures today, plus Chuck took 55 on the second camera). Next we went to a small winery where we were given ...
... and killed the majority of the town. After that they could never find the funds or the workers. It was only in modern times that they finally discovered that the foundation wouldn't have been able to support the weight of the planned addition. So three cheers for the black death I suppose. The cathedral was incredibly impressive, and rather inexpensive to get into. We wandered in, and took in the sheer size of the building. ...
... turns in the piazza, and indeed, it is usual to see unmounted horses finishing the race without their jockeys. Each of the city wards has its own flags to represent aspects of their small area.
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... Since we got back on the earlier side, we watched a movie on my laptop (Date Night for those curious…not as funny as I was hoping for, especially considering the two leads…Caitlin liked it, so it gets one thumb up from us,) and then nodded off for the night. Tomorrow we check out, do the last of our driving in Italy (thank God!) and visit Siena before heading to Florence. Yeah, busy day, so the next blog entry will be extra long. Right ...
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