Hotel Villa S. Michele
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I combined yesterday and today because, well, quite frankly we were too drunk last night for me to post. I'd say "Sorry Mom," but she was the drunkest of us! :) So yesterday, Tom, Dad, Mom, Carleigh and I hopped a train out to Pisa, because Mom and CJ hadn't seen the leaning tower yet, and the rest of us loved the town and really wanted to go back. Pisa, by the way, is so adorable. The town itself is small but so very Italian with its little ...
... We watched some kids run into a creperie and decided it was time for Mom to try her first Nutella crepe. They are so gooey and chocolatey and sweetly delicious. Once we were in Santa Croce, we only had a little time, so went straight to the Masters' tombs. I can't explain the absolute disbelief and surrealty of standing in front of the spot where Galileo, Michelangelo and Dante rest. I mean, you're literally 10 feet from the father of modern astronomy, the painter of the ...
... di Monticino’. It seems that every 2nd door in Montalcino houses a wineshop (‘enotica’) offering the delicious wine: how to choose?
Our meanderings of the day – including a not-so-quick diversion to the coast for a picnic lunch at Porto Santo Stefano – means we are late arriving at Abbaccà-là. It is getting dark and starting to rain - and the last ...
... made their own and served a few more unusual flavors. I had ricotta and fig and Anthony had chocolate, pistachio and chilli… yum yum!
The next day we went to check out the galleries in Florence for even more 'Adoration of the Magi' paintings. Where I definitely hit my limit, after 3 hours in the Ufizzi it only took me 30 mins to get around the Academia (5 of those were spent looking at David) and then did suduko in the foyer for a further hour waiting for ...
... these locks on the rails around the river. My roommate, Lauren, told me that it is for lovers to put a lock and throw the key in the river signifying their love for each other. Walking by the river there have to be tens of thousands of locks going around it. Its good to know theres a lot of love left in the world I guess.( my roommates and I decided that at the end of our month in Italy we are going to get a lock and put it there with all of our names on it because we all ...
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