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- Free High-Speed Internet
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- Wheelchair accessibility
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... for 6 weeks of the year. Another postcard is attached to give you some idea of the grandeur. There are a few Michelangelo statues in this church. It continues to amaze me that there can be so many churches that look like this in one country. And I haven't even been to St Peter's Basilica in Rome yet! Another important church in Siena is San Domenico. On the right side of the church, there is a nave that contains the head of St Catherine of Siena who along with St Francis ...
Having said a sad farewell to Jules, Mark and Erin, we left the Amalfi and Sorrento coast and headed back up through Italy to spend a couple of nights in Tuscany in an old Villa hotel called Casa Volpi, en route to the Dolomites. The weather has been kind to us again and we had a nice day exploring Arezzo town, on our only full day here before heading north into the ...
... out over the Mediterranean. Less people out walking at this hour too. Corniglia ia the only village in the Cinque Terre not built right on the water’s edge- it is set up high on a rocky cliff. This village was a lot quieter than the other two we had visited- there was a little market happening in the square.
We headed on towards Manarola only to find that it had been closed due to a landslide. Access to the next village on ...
... turned this into being 40mins late. Fortunately that was 40mins late to the best meal we'd had while away. And thats even after some trouble with our order... Our trouble ordering more than theirs. You must go to Ristorante De Gobbi. Day 2 we went on a bit of a sight seeing tour of the countryside taking in Pienza, Montepulciano, ad a stack of other small villages which were perched high a top each hill ...
... gear riding bareback on the horses!!! Pretty impressive! Everyone was silent as they read out the order of the line-up to see who had the inside line, one by one the horses were lined up but there was no order in the ‘box’ (i.e a rope drop) The horses were bucking and some of the people sitting in the boxes nearly got a mouth full of hoof! One horse...the last one was refusing to line up so it took about 5 attempts and eventually they started ...