Hotel Ponte a Rigo
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 ...
The marmalade was a bonus and this morning P made himself his favourite, poached eggs with marmalade on the side.
When we finally leave Panicale, we will leave extra tubes of Vegemite with our "host, Katia" as a special gift from two Aussies to the next Aussies that stay. We all know, no other nationality would want it!! Assuming there are any left, that is?
... br> Lunch was great and cooked much lighter than in Australia. We ordered our favourite mains of lemon chicken, sweet and sour pork and fried rice However entree antipasto plate was a variety of little fried things, like spring rolls, so fresh, and lots of, "I don't know what", however with the accompanying dipping sauce, all tasted great!
The coatings on both the lemon chicken and sweet and sour were much lighter than they serve at ...
... intention. Aldo confirmed that Italy remembers end of First War on 4th November and hence the service.
Like at home, each child read some lines from a prearranged script, showing their respect and the whole service was over in about twenty minutes. Shaking of hands, Italian kisses for each young school girl, one on each cheek, by Mayor, then they dispersed.
We just happened to be there, it was lovely.
Dearest Friends and Fam-- NORM here. Well, as many of you know, even though I have a hotsy-totsy Masters degree in English, blah, blah, I am also a HUGE "Twihard" ("Twilight" fan.) Some literary types get all stick-up-their-butt about popular, YA (Young Adult) fantasy novels, but I love them, for one simple reason: they're FUN. Just a word in my defense: "Twilight" is a four-novel series that features two main characters who fall in ...
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