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Today was another crusiy day around the villa. It was incredibly hot so we went for a swim in the morning, and then had some quiet time after lunch. When Rosie woke up at around 3pm we decided to head into the village of Castelfiorentino to check it out. When we arrived though we found that all the shops and restaurants were closed between 1pm and 5pm! ...
... The first time we saw gypsies was in Rome, many more here. The women & children are beggars while the men illegally sell trinkets on the street. Police on foot patrol will run them off the street, but as soon as the officers turn the corner, they again spread out their blanket to set up shop. We've also seen lots of Asian tourists here. Had remarked earlier how few we had encountered during our trip.
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... without pouring, don't bother to ask how the food is... and then it's the END of the world when we ask to split the bill on two cards. I am seething, and itching to get on to tripadvisor to lambast these jokers (it's taken really seriously in Europe; both the San Sebastian hotel owner and our Tuscany wine tour guide specifically reminded us: 'don't forget to leave a rating on tripadvisor!'). Luckily the food is decent, old school fare - Tuscan sausage, white beans, ...
... than a foot wide which ran around the entire base of the Duomo with just a stone ballustrade and perspex sheeting protecting you from falling the seemingly 2kms to the floor of the most extravagant Cathedral we had ever seen. Queue a massive adrenaline surge as you quickly evaluated that this microscopic stone ledge was currently holding up about 25 people as they inched, backs against the wall, around the circumferance......you considered the m************ ...
... Tunnels can be up to 1km long. You enter the tunnel, drive with overhead lights or reflectors and then come out at a stunning view. Only problem is that when its sunny you are flipping between sunglasses, oh no sunglasses, my goodness sunglasses, oh no take the sunglasses off. At least the road is straight-ish and speed is consistent and Sean isn't car sick.
So as you can see, today is a rest day. And it's hot ...