Il Borgo di Vescine - Relais del Chianti
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... afternoon some of us drove down to Greve, the town considered to be the "capital of the chianti region." I personally found two hours in the morning doing the Italian mountain roads sufficient for one day. If you watch the
Giro di Italia, the bicycle race held annually in Italy and pay close attention to the route of the peloton racing along the narrow hilly roads you will have an idea of our routes today, if not the speed!
... was odd since there was an open space between the shower and wardrobe where it could have been placed (and which would have been a much more convenient and logical place). A single bed was provided, along with a desk and wardrobe. It was a bit warm in the room, but tolerable with the window open (although that also let in the street noise).
It was quite hot so I decided to take a short rest, and woke up just after 18:00. I got cleaned up to go ...
... to say, they usually start with allora. It buys them time. So that's what I'm going to start with to-night. It's as good an expression as any I suppose. Better than most, actually. Most words move within strict boundaries of meaning. Allora is well-versed on versatility. Adaptable as water, it conforms itself to almost any scenario. The dictionary will tell you that allora means 'so' or 'thus' but, in reality, the meaning of the word depends on who you are and how you say ...
... affirmator ended up playing a game against Eli and she won (mostly) deservingly so in a close game. The walk back and UP to our chilly tent was not that bad and we looked forward to exploring Firenze in the days that followed.
FOOD & DRINK:
Along the way we stopped first at a small market shop for supplies and then by a farmers field for a roadside picnic of salami, mortadella, cheese and a nip from a bottle of wine - which ...
... a wedding. The ceremony was conducted by the local mayor at the 16th century town hall and the reception was held in a large villa at the top of a hill which is surrounded by vineyards. Many guests had stay in the villa during the week so everybody was in the holiday spirit and we partied until the wee hours. Hangovers followed on Sunday. Today (Monday) we visited the Castello di Verrazzano winery and had a tour and enjoyed some ...