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- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
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... br> On Friday we headed out early and drove the coastal highway to Rome. It was an easy drive and we stopped at the coastal town of Orbetello. It was set on a peninsula in between to lagoons. Using trip advisor we made our way to a restaurant for lunch that happened to be part of a very exclusive resort. It was set on a cliff side and a quick google search told me the hotel was very luxurious, and also about $700 EU per night. Unfortunately by the time we realized ...
... where he left off and they began. Apparently da Vinchi was known for not finishing anything. Can we say perfectionist? The perfectionists of the world don't like to finish things because they are never satisfied with the outcome.
Marie still has her cold so after breakfast she went back to bed and had a good sleep. That is how she came to ride the funicular without me. She says she is feeling better but the ...
... adventurous looking back it was actually quite scary and stressful - there were serious risks involved in walking around in the dark and at times we felt quite vulnerable. Given it was only 2.2km or a 5 minute car drive, the fact that it took us 80 minutes shows how far we had gone off track to avoid getting run over. I now also know that they have snakes in Italy, thankfully I didn't know that when I was ducking in the shrubs. A memorable birthday for sure:-)
... so first stop was fuel, then we headed for Volterra. It was another winding, curvy road, but the topography was different because most of the fields were plowed so you got the Tuscan rolling hills with brown and green mixed, and of course the Cypress trees and some big houses in the landscape. We hit the town which is on a high hill. We've decided in Tuscany, if you don't walk up a hill or steps, it''s not worth seeing. Volterra is an ...
... is lovely. It looks like it's unchaged from hundreds of years ago.
We saw the outside of the famous Duomo. I grabbed a cappucino and we walked around. We stopped for a delicious lunch once our guide was finished. We ate in an outdoor garden type restaurant with a cover. It had gotten quite hot by then but the inside was cool. I had a delicious basil, anchovy, mozzarella, tomato salad and an Italian beer. Yummy. The other girls had Tuscan ...