Hotel Il Convento
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- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Banquet room
- Conference facilities
- Non-smoking hotel
- Reduced mobility rooms
TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel Il Convento Pistoia
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... 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 ...
... gelato combination (chocolate and coffee) and we are all good to see the Uffizi.
Roberta (said by Pop as RRoberrrrtaaa, with an Italian accent and hand flourish) was our guide. She was excellent, very knowledgeable about the Medici family and clearly thrived on taking people on these VIP Vasari Corridor tours, she kept referring to "we will be treated like special visitors, just like the Medici – we will be in the corridor by ourselves etc ...
... for lunch. I also really like him. Out of all my professors I understand him best because he is English. He has a British accent and ends every sentence with the word 'yeah'. It's pretty funny. I like the project we're doing in that class a lot because it's so much different than anything I've designed before. Now get excited because Wednesday is CHOCOLATE CLASS. Best class in the world. We get to taste chocolate every class. One class we paired it with wine, another class we ...
... 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 ...