Hotel Il Convento
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- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Breakfast Available
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- Reduced mobility rooms
- Non-smoking hotel
TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel Il Convento Pistoia
Travel Blogs from Pistoia
... our first stop – down some winding narrow streets, we discovered a WONDERFUL restored building and were greeted by a gracious and friendly woman who spoke pretty good English. She pointed out that they had a special exhibit of embroideries and laces from Countess Antonia Suardi’s collection. At the beginning of the 20th century, she was one of the biggest supporters of the guild whose main purpose was "safeguarding and promoting ...
... join a queue and then get the front of the queue and realise that you have to go somewhere else to buy a ticket. The inside of the Duomo is large but spartan by normal Italian church standards. Sandy and I braved the climb up to the top of the bell tower which is all stone and has narrow stairways with two way traffic. We felt motivated now so we joined the queue to get to the top of the dome and we only had to ...
... leather") goods and tourist shirts. Then we walked into town to see the duomo. We took a lot of pictures and decided to come back to climb it another day. The we walked around exploring Florence and shopping. We saw a few statues and replicas of David. In all it was a pretty chill day and we go to Pisa ...
... And the best thing about it is that breakfast is often built into the cost of your hotel stay.
After breakfast, we took taxis to the Palazzo Pitti and Giardino di Boboli. I was looking forward to returning to the Boboli Gardens, which Jay and I had visited briefly during our first visit to Florence in 2007, and checking out the art galleries in the Pitti Palace. Before we entered ...
... met Kathy in 1992 and she is one of my closest friends. They moved to Oregon 8 years ago, and thankfully, we've been able to see each other a few times a year. Our daughters Alayna and Elle have known each other since they were babies, and they enjoy spending time with each other. The last time I saw Kathy was earlier this year when she came to CA to tour local colleges for her college consulting business, and last summer the kids and I spent a week with ...