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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Room service
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Travel Blogs from Ponte Valleceppi
... come, I am needing a fresh
start. This emotional valley is the perfect opportunity to reevaluate, to
integrate what has happened thus far, and to design the next phase. The biggest
gap seems to have been in the area of sustainability.
I forgot wings.
Certainly there is plenty of energy, updrafts to glide on,
gusts to gain distance, and gentle breezes to joyfully soar with. And no doubt my deepest desires to ...
... from thinking about food at all. There are several groups coming through while I am here so I am meeting folks from all over the world. And art is the central topic so conversation is delightful.
The most exciting and surprising aspect has been the day trips I was invited on. This first group was small so there was room in the van for me to tag along. First we visited two small towns nearby: Chiusi and Panacale. Yesterday I was thrilled to ...
... to find it was shut! So frustrating. Went home on a very busy train (5pm - after work commuters) - confirming Sienna does not really like trains - and had a quiet evening. A bit of a disappointing day although we got a fantastic view of the colosseum from the taxi on our drive back to the ...
Lazy morning so we missed the chianciano market. Instead went to Santeano and visited the castle before lunch at L Osteria del Merlo in Cetona. Amazing lunch - highlights were the 1986 vinsanto and sorbet inside the fruit (see photo). Visited Ravazzi cantina where we had 5 bottles opened just for our tasting - trying 10 in all. Bought a very nice red as the first in the collection for Sienna. Very light dinner tonight!! Sleepy after too much wine ...
Met the owner of the parma hotel this morning and discovered it is a family run business and has been in the family for now 6 generations! From parma we drove straight to lunch - Piccolo Trattoria Guastini in Valiano, highlights - Pecorino and parma ham grilled, pigeon ravioli, duck seasoned with fennel wild flower and cantucci (biscuit) dipped in vinsanto (sweet ...