Torre Di Bellosguardo
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- Drycleaning onsite
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Concierge desk
- High-speed internet in room
- Multilingual staff
TripAdvisor Reviews Torre Di Bellosguardo Florence
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... if we were headed the right way, and then an Italian couple if we were in the right place once we were there. Although they only spoke Italian, they pointed to where the railroad in front of us and nodded their heads, so I took that as a yes. Luckily we were in the right spot, got on the train and headed to Florence! The train left at 1:03 and would arrive at 4:45.
On the train, I tried to take advantage of seeing parts of Italy that I wouldn't be waking around in and wrote some ...
... used by servants where the children got to see some of the clothes and toys of the time. Lara was picked out to try on a summer coat fit for a princess - but looked a little embarassed when she then had to hold hands in a courtly way with a boy picked to try on ...
... hop off. Due to the timing of the ferries, if we had gotten off, we would be waiting up to an hour for the next one to come along. It is the most southern village of the five Cinque Terre and is known for its wine and character. It was also the starting/finishing point for the Via dell Amore aka the Love Trail when it was opened.
Our first off ferry stop was Manarola. It is thought to be oldest town of the five and speaks a slightly different dialect ...
... shoulders). We keep pondering the Italian logic - it is quite a spacious bathroom otherwise, with the usual 2 'pedestals'. He is considering washing his feet in the bidet cos he's got no chance of bending over in the shower!
This morning we took the bus into the city. It was a joyful experience being jammed in with hordes of local students, all chattering excitedly at high speed and volume as we lurched and swayed. No-one offers the old ladies a seat (they can't fall over ...
... if you don't know the language
16) Dogs and Children peeing and pooping in the middle of sidewalks (Everyday occurrence)
17) Gypsies on every street corner - Begging for money & pretending to be poor - LIARS
18) Free WiFi - Pretty sad when the deciding factor of a restaurant/hotel is this
19) Working out - No gyms, outrageous $$ - Only hours are daylight, 8am - 5pm
20) Outrageous Cocktails - 8 EURO for one stupid little drink
21) No SUVs - ...