Hotel Il Convento
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- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Reduced mobility rooms
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- Non-smoking hotel
- Conference facilities
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Last night was T & J's final night with us. We enjoyed doing a music quiz with each other’s itunes with Tony & Jane and managed to have a very fun final night together.
September 5, 2014
This morning we packed and cleaned and generally did Internet stuff etc. Another good munchy lunch together and then we took T&J to the Florence airport. Unfortunately they were delayed for 1.5 hours and worse than that the Monte ...
... in the FIAT 500 behind her.
Last weekend, we took another drive up in to the Alpi Apuane mountains that we can see out the back of the apartment. Our destination this time was the small hilltop town of Barga, which nearly produced a blog title along the lines of 'Don't Barga About', but luckily we visited Pistoia this week and that produced a vastly superior title.
Barga is a typical town of the area and very charming, with tight narrow streets, and houses ...
We arrived in Florence around 5pm after our 4 hour train trip from Salerno. We had to walk less than 1km to get to our B&B but it was harder than we thought with all the people around, as we were staying right next to the Duomo (cathedral) which was a main attraction. We had been given codes to get into the building and our hotel room, and were told that we were staying in the 'tree room' which would be open. We found the tree room, and tried to get ...
... there are only about one hundred and fifty in the world and they each study for ten years. They only work three hours per day as their senses aren't as effective after this amount of time smelling. They obviously get paid well as one of them has his Ferrari parked outside of the perfumery. Soon after leaving we cross the border into Italy. After a few more hours driving we reach the small city of Pisa. We are warned about the traders that will try and sell ...
... look at on the good old East Side Mario's menu ;) but after realizing it was a whopping €15 each we decided to refrain from going up. Instead we stood and watched the people sway as they exited the tower. It made for good entertainment apparently they froglet how to walk after being on an angle for so long. We walked around the old town and took a look at the cathedral and then began heading back to the train station. We made it after loosing each other - I ...