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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Pets allowed
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... is played. Larry showed him a brief video before we left so he would have some idea of what takes place in the quickly built stadium....impressive but not for tourists. A little walk over Ponte alle Grazie, some bread from the Amici delle Ponte Vecchio and home to await the big event....tasting our goodies from our recent tour. Goodies were really good. Pepper olive oil, oregano olive oil, 20 year old balsamic and more of the ...
Well my hotel room was small and once I had opened my suitcase I couldn't open the door but the shower was good (although I had forgotten that Italian hotels give you large "tea towels" as bath towels) the complimentary continental breakfast was great and the staff delightful. I think I won over the lady making the coffee when I had my second double espresso!!! I am more than happy to know that I will be returning here for a few more days after my workshop. Had a really long chat with ...
... by the Florentines. It has two defensive walls, one being Etruscan and the other Medieval. It is also an important centre in Tuscany because of it's 3000 year old history and its production of Alabaster. When you walk into town it's like stepping back in time similar to San Gimignano but without the towers, except for the Town Hall. After spending some time wandering round town visiting churches and taking photos we continue on our merry way. Up ...
... After, it was around 10:00 and we were far from home so we looked around to see what else was close- San Marco Museum. This is the cloister next to St. Mark's church, which has most of the collected works of Fra Angelico. It was fascinating to peek into all the cells, each with its own fresco.
By this time, it was near noon and we did the trek home. That's when I really tired out. So now we are home, cool, fed, away from people. Ahhhh!
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... tour was full. I asked about cancellations and they suggested coming back about 14:20 (the tour departs at 14:30). I figured this would be a good opportunity for a long, leisurely lunch and I went to place around the corner that they suggested.
The Hosteria da Ganino was fairly busy, but I found one table on the outside patio. The food was very good and some guys at another table saw my order and got the same thing (Taglietelle al Ragu). A woman ...