La Buca del Gatto Hotel
Travel Blogs from Cecina
... oil. The place was breathtaking beautiful with seating outside at tables with candles and chandeliers and the meal made us feel like we were in Foody Heaven. Our meal started with a selection of over 20 antipastos complemented by 3 different bottles of their wine, followed by 2 pasta dishes, one with bacon and truffels, the other was porcini mushrooms. Now this is what I had been dreaming that pasta would taste like. It melted in your ...
... this was not a place that we wanted to stay, so we went back to the car park wondering what to do next...There was another couple from the UK staying overnight in the car park also, and they had been looking for another site and told us there was one right next door...so off we went to have a look and it was so much nicer than the one we were trying to book into. It was too late too move that night but we moved the following morning...! Bella ...
... Italian way of cooking, eating and enjoying food and wine. After all, Tuscany is one of the top places for food in the world and we were staying at a tenuta, where they have their own wine, olive oil, bread and eggs.
A highlight of this little trip, much to our surprise, turned out to be the Leaning Tower. We had seen the tower some 16 years ago and really didn't remember it being anything that special. ...
... newer town area – which we suspect makes us unusual visitors. Despite a fantastic bowl of pasta for lunch at a busy local Trattoria, we have to agree that there is little else to see except for the tower and its accompanying church complex.
The van ‘park’ in Pisa was actually one corner of the local tourist bus parking area that had been converted for camper vans wishing to overnight. It was only 800 m from the leaning tower. ...
... gear and hiking shoes ready to finally get it done. Got to the train station... and there were no trains, Until the evening all trains were on strike! Grr! Even if they weren't we learned from the helpful tourist info lady that the storms had meant snorkelling was off the menu anyway. Disappointed we went to the local beach and spent a few hours there which were nice. Had a lovely lunch at the beach bar and went back to camp, where Luke did the best BBQ at camp so far.
- Shuttle bus service
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility