Le Corta di San Giusto
TripAdvisor Reviews Le Corta di San Giusto Gaiole in Chianti
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... lunch. The atmosphere was very tuscan. Dani tried the melon and prosciutto for an appetizer and I had the bruschetta. It was lasagna for Danielle and Laurie had the pasta pomodoro. Lunch was delicious....planning on stopping by for dinner one night. Since it was a Sunday, we couldn't buy our museum pass until the next day, so we set out exploring. Florence is easily explored by foot since many of the main roads are blocked off ...
... shoes on the way down and the cheapest were 155 euro!
It was me time then to look for a handbag. The nicest ones were in lovely colours that I don't wear. The boring ones are in black etc so ended up with 2 but nowhere as nice as the orange, lime green, and lemon bags.
We headed back to our B&B for a breather before our solo adventure of catching a bus to the hill above Florence e where you can get ...
... happy to receive the scraps from his table and fresh weeds.
Time to put on our aprons and get down to business. Silvano in English and Rita in Italian proceed to instruct us in the fine art of creating the perfect tiramisu. Kevin grates the chocolate and Blake gets started on whipping the eggs and sugar. Soon all hands are on deck involving dipping cookie wafers in espresso ...
... deliver. A glass of bubbles overlooking the Duomo and refreshing rinse cured our ails and we were ready to "conquer" Florence and find a bite to eat. Having been "trained" in Burgundy on the importance of arriving to lunch before 2pm, we powered out the door on a quest for deliciousness. Always hoping to avoid a quintessentially touristic destination, we opted for what appeared to be a cute neighborhood trattoria around the corner from our hotel; Trattoria Enzo e Pieroo. It ...
... a good deal for a new wristlet. It was so much fun, but sweltering hot! I can't complain though, because it was so much nicer than London weather. Afterwards, we went to the Galleria Academia, which holds the David! We technically weren't supposed to get any pictures of it... but we managed to get a few. It was so cool to actually see in real life! We were supposed to meet our friend for dinner that night because she was in Florence as well but it ended up not working out, so we ...
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