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Travel Blogs from San Casciano dei Bagni
... As we climbed and left the coast behind us, the road became less difficult, less bends and even I was able to glance the vegetation either side. This is autumn in these parts and chestnut trees were everywhere. Showing their autumn colours and gently shedding their leaves in the gentle breeze, it was just a picture.
We drove thru a small village where we picked up sign posting for A1. We knew we were on track. Then we reached the summit and there ...
... about bringing Vegemite but I dismissed the idea and seriously did think I could go twelve weeks without it!
It sounds terrible and I do feel a little ashamed that I couldn't hold out three months without Vegemite especially since I would not say I was addicted to the 'black paste'. I certainly do not have it every morning at home, but it must be, that I know it's in the fridge !
... We noticed across the road and up slightly, of all restaurants, a Chinese restaurant! Straight away our taste buds zeroed in and we wished we had seen it before lunching. So on this return visit, Chinese was on our menu list and our taste buds!
It is so odd, having Chinese looking people, speaking Italian! Perhaps not so to Italians, in that they may speak with a terrible Italian accent, however to our ears, they sounded so ...
... Apart from my "grazie", after her gestures, like, capping up, indicating waiting time with her fingers, gesturing me to the wash area and back again, the blow dry, oh, and she did indicate by holding up the scissors and shaking her head, negatively, that no cut is needed, not a word!
So, this left me wondering. My wonderful hairdresser, Lauren, engages in conversation from the moment I walk in until I walk out....minimum 3 hours.
Mara, in ...
Montepulciano offers tons of artistic, cultural and tourist events besides "New Moon."
But then you have this souvenir shop which was a bust for "Twilight" stuff. Another one of those situations -- Trim Castle, Forli and Sound of Music in Salzburg -- where they have an untapped gold mine among the most traveled people on the planet, Americans, and they seem to be ignoring it. Or maybe it's just my American ethnocentrism.
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