La Casa sul Lago
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
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... and a quick look, whilst seated then left quietly by the same door. No doubt forty-five minutes later would be quite different. There was already a group being "briefed" at the base of the steps.
We crossed the piazza for a "caffe-for-the-road".
I'm now a convert to "espresso macchiato", that is espresso served in those very stylish little cups with a dash of hot frothy milk. Of course, I add one sachet of sugar to lessen the intensity just ...
... or holding onto the grate allowing the moment to impact on them. We sat for a while to admire the tomb and scene. It is inspiring and very moving to be here. Little wonder so many miracles have been performed in his name. After Mass and hot chocolate, we head to a 1.5 walk down beside the monastery to the valley below. While it was a steep walk at times and took about 2 hours to go down and come back up, it was a tiring but lovely walk. The ...
... waiting to be heated. The shop/gallery was full of beautiful pieces. We managed to limit ourselves to one plate and a small oil pourer. Both are being freighted directly home.
It is a long ascent from the Funicolare up winding, narrow cobble stoned passages lined either side with various shops and some really lovely shops. I couldn't resist the Cashmere outlet, again famous in this region. I did, however resist the most beautiful ...
Today began early with a 5am wake up call. We were packed, boarded, and on the road by 6:30 headed to Assisi. A three hour nap later we arrived in the beautifully peaceful city. Late morning we had tours of St. Francis church ending at his tomb. After we spent some time there we headed to the hotel to check in and get lunch. Italians eat a lot of carbs, which don't fill you up for very long, so by the time we say down to lunch I was starving. I had some ...
... and a death-defying experience for those transporting the stars and support cast to the town.
View from Volterra's rooftops. Note the elevation and imagine the roads getting there.
The square when the "Bella rescues Edward" scene was filmedThe famous clock tower is behind me. Hollywood set up a fountain in the middle of the square, but dismantled it afterward. For Twi-hard fans who would notice such things, that's why ...