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Travel Blogs from Civitella Paganico
The day was rainy and quite cold but definitely didn't ruin my plans. Today I spent the day in Siena, another semi walled commune. This is a place that you could just wander up and down its streets for hours, which I did. I think I took in a good mix of old and new here. As lunch hour was approaching I aimlessly wandered looking for a place to have a bite and stumbled upon a university with super cheap ...
... beauty of these places and I know my memory will eventually fail me; therefore, a photo is the only solution.
The most memorable part of Siena in my opinion was the Duomo. It was....incredible. The inside blew my mind. The outside had amazing sculptures with incredible detail. (*I have yet to see the inside of the Duomo in Florence so I can't compare- however, the outside of the Italian Duomo is still amazingly beautiful*). ...
... itself is an amazing place, and we have had some very interesting moments here. My sisters and myself have had a door close behind us and then open itself when Mia asked to leave the room. Dymph was talking to what she thought was us for a while as she heard people walking behind her, when she found later, she was the only person ...
I have decided to put the first few days of the Italian tour in a separate log as there was so much to see and to take in. Once the day was done, there is only time for rest!
I arrived in Rome and was a little taken back by what I saw. The airport is not really a high light of Italy and is a bit of a anti-climax for me coming to a new country. However I found a ...
A week in Tuscany and Umbria with family and friends is made even more marvelous with beautiful weather, great food, and plenty of wine. Attending one of Faye Hess's "cooking schools" ensures there will be plenty of laughter at the table, delicious food, and entertaining afternoons spent in the warmth of a kitchen filled with love of people, food and a good story. Oh, and SALT. Although there was a whole lot less salt in her Italian cooking than there was in her French cooking. Not that ...
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- Kids activities or Babysitting