La Buca del Gatto Hotel
- Shuttle bus service
- Swimming pool
- Fitness/Health center
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... vast expanse of trees but we did take a few photo's to show how high we were. We continued our drive through several more towns with rocky beaches and small harbours before we eventually arrived at a place called Massa Carrara that got its name from having 2 towns in one, Massa and Carrara. We got some parking and walked about 1/2 km back down the road we came to gain access to the beach through what appeared to be one of several areas dedicated to different hotels but we really are ...
... tunnel into town, then followed Rick Steve's suggested walking tour (but backwards). It was the perfect day, warm but not too hot, and everywhere we turned there was something new to see. We explored San Giovanni church, situated above the town with a lovely view toward the ocean, then walked the meandering streets to an overlook where we could look down on the train station and the (closed) Via dell'Amore.
Took the fast train from Bologna to Florence, 30 minutes, now we're on the slow train from Florence to Pisa. Pretty efficient connections.
I started to read Dan Brown's "Inferno" a few days ago. The first part takes place in Florence, then they go onto Venice. Just read a paragraph about taking the train from Florence to Venice. Essentially, the trains we've taken over the past few days.
We didn't make a ...
... to the 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. ...
... round trip was not really the best start to my journey to Milan so decided to buy provisions for my train trip instead. I found a great little supermarket/deli and bought some thinly sliced porcetta, french stick, gorgonzola, salad and some local wine. I think I caused a bit of a stir in the 6 seater compartment when I started slicing, dressing, filling and generally making myself at home. They might be stylish these italians but ...