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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free parking
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... watch so, thanks to a recommendation from friends in Sonoma, we picked up a (DVD) copy of Downton Abbey, Seasons 1 & 2. Within no time we were addicted, sometimes staying up past 2 AM to watch "just one more" episode. Once finished with Seasons 1 & 2, we were on a quest to find Seasons 3 & 4. Despite considerable efforts, we were not able to locate any new episodes because, ...
... by the same person as the villa Brian typically stays in when in Tuscany. Unfortunately, it was closed this month since the owners are on holiday. Dinner was excellent and quite filling.
Dad highlight - late afternoon black cherry and cookies and cream gelato
Dad lowlight - none
Mom highlight - a nice leisurely walk with no place to be
Mom lowlight - the shops on the Ponte Vecchio Bridge ...
Florence We started the day with breakfast at the b&b with a lovely couple from Canada that we had meet the night before . After breakfast we went on leisurely stroll to the Michelangelo museum to reserve tickets for a bit later in the day. Then off to do a bit of souvenirs shopping for the kids. Of course we had to stop for lunch yum yum. As we were eating lunch we saw one of the couples we had toured Pompeii with. Wow what a small world .I called out" Ross Ross "but ...
WE MADE IT! After a very long plane ride, we finally arrived in Florence. They had us on a double decker plane from Houston to Frankfurt for about 10 hours, then after a short layover we were shuttled onto a much smaller plane to Florence for about 1 hour. The flights went fine, no turbulence, and the crying babies were kept to a minimum, thank goodness. Once we got to the airport our exhaustion from the flight was turned into ...
... photos of a lot of famous people from the '50s and '60s on the wall. I had melon and Procuitto, and for my main course, I ordered homemade fusilli with tomatoes and basil. Even though we were all full, we had our last Italian gelato. Monica and Walt ordered the fettuccine Alfredo which was pretty darn good and tossed at the table. Tomorrow is back to reality with a wake up call at 6 am so we can leave at 7 for Fiumincino airport. Bona ...