NH Grand Hotel Palazzo
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- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
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- Continental Breakfast
- Laundry facilities (self serve)
TripAdvisor Reviews NH Grand Hotel Palazzo Livorno
Travel Blogs from Livorno
... The story goes that the Florentines and the Sienese fought over the land between their town kingdoms. Each wanted that area of Tuscany to be part of their territories...and the wine that it produced. So they came up with a compromise. They would each send out a knight on horse back at the first rooster crow of the morning and where they met would be the natural dividing line.
Turns out the Sienese got a white ...
... a glass if chianti, I suddenly realised it was Wednesday evening - not Tuesday as I had thought! Somehow I've literally lost a whole day. No idea how that happened!! My plan had to be rearranged. I had to be in Livorno and at this garage before the weekend as I have a friend flying out on Sunday. Knowing that I wasn't going to get the two days in Florence I wanted, and get to the garage and then to Pisa for Sunday I changed course and headed to Livorno a ...
... we have had anything to do with (checking into the site,.. getting directions to the city,.. etc,. etc), are all part of the organising group of the Association. One gentleman, Paulo, was kind enough to take Coll on a tour of the city in his car ( with his young grandson riding 'shotgun') to show us where the festival was being held,.. and introduced us to a floating restaurant 'The Ca'Moro' that is also part of the asset base of the Association. The folks who are part ...
... be back again, and is one of the seven wonders of the world. Our driver Enrico was very informative, and explained that the tower leans due to the soft soil on which it is built, along with a shallow foundation. During construction in 1178 the tower began to lean, even after only three stories were built. Construction was halted at that time for almost 100 years, mainly due to political reasons, but it did allow the soil to settle. Theorists say ...
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Just a quick stop over in Pisa, we'd been warned that we didn't want to stay the night there! After leaving our bags at the train station we started walking. The town is a bit dirty and it was hot compared to Prague, but then the Leaning Tower came into sight, and Wow! Just peeking above the tall houses and you really knew you were in Italy.
So we had ...