Hotel La Locanda
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Pets allowed
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Wednesday morning we are up early for breakfast on the "deck". Breakfast is similar to those we've had with all our hotels, meats and cheeses, bread, yogurt, sometimes fruit and of course the little gold triangle cheese that has captured Nick’s heart. We sit as close to the edge as we can. Below us, beyond the sheer rock cliff, the waves …
... just happened to notice whilst moping the floor), it obviously happened on a regualr basis. Used a towel under the door to keep the worst of the water in during my shower.
Breakfast was the bare basics so up and out as soon as possible.
Along the ridgeline through the mountains via Massa and Pomarances towards Volterra.
Montercerboli was a surprise, a geothermal ...
... the walls are exquisite. On one of the walls is a statue of Mary and Child, with the two saints who are guardians of the Medici family (Cosmos and Damian) on either side. The faces on all of these statues bring them to life. Mary's is sad, and the saints are old and strong. On each of the two other walls are two statues: dusk and dawn on one, and day and night on the other. The idea is that these statues represent immortal time, which is ...
... with nice big drops on one side. Lovely.
Graci's (thanks) and Prago (welcome) smiles and waves we hit the cobbles running. First stop an alabaster shop to look admiringly at the art works they are known for here. Got a little multi coloured stone bracelet, my first purchase on holiday and found our way through the ancient stone town to the Roman Theatre ruins on the other side. Volterra is also known for its Etruscan roots and there was a ...
... drenched and made our way back to our apartment. The past few weeks a few people we have met along the way have assumed that Elijah was a girl because his hair is so long! His mullet had gotten to the point where it would kink out above his shoulders and his fringe was getting in his eyes as well. So this afternoon we decided that it was time to do something about it and give him his first haricut. We only had the ...