Agriturismo Il Masso
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... a chance to stop at Montefioralle and walk along a curved, winding cobblestone street. The scenery is so lush and green, Then we went to the Verrazzano winery, where we were given a tour, along with a group of others from the US, Germany and Switzerland. Our guide, Gino, was very knowledgeable and passionate, encouraging us to use all of our senses to enjoy the wine, not our brain. The winery also grows artichokes, olives, lemons (in terra cotta pots so ...
... but I'm not into partying these days and simply don't want to go out with them. I prefer enjoying good food or an evening cocktail at sunset at a bar and having a good long discussion. But then again, if my 'ideal' man approached me, now that would be a different story...but if he really is my ideal man, I doubt he'll find me on his way to a party!!! But anyway on that topic only time will tell....for now I'm going to say a few prayers in the Monastery!!!
... etc. There were also many statues of greek gods. No pictures were allowed, except if you take a picture of surrounding areas through the window. Museum’s building is really interesting too, there are gorgeous paintings on the ceilings and walls, no empty space. After 2 hours, we had slowly walked through the museum and continued out.
Next, we went toward the covered bridge; however, we did not get the normal covered bridge ...
... days. Nice tour and we end up at a gold shop. All gold in Florence has to be 18 carat gold and we get an interesting lecture on the different types of gold and how it is made . Of course the one necklace I like is 950 euros. That is like $1300 - sorry got to pass on that one! Now free time - need a hot cappuccino and some fortifying food for all this walking. We stop at Quelo for our first paninis - one buffalo mozzarella with basil and fresh tomatoes and another ...
... brick dome ever created. I stood there just looking at it in awe for at least ten minutes, before we went to the hostel to drop off our stuff and head to dinner. The hostel was nothing special, and the bathroom was kind of gross, but it was cheap and it served its purpose for us. If there is one thing we did right during this trip, it was eat. That night, we went to a restaurant called Sasso di Dante’s right outside the main plaza in Florence. They are famous ...
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