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- Continental Breakfast
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
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TripAdvisor Reviews Palazzo Brandano Petroio
Travel Blogs from Petroio
... U.S. (Or at least that's what I'm telling myself) and they're just so good. We've both been really impressed with coffee in Italy. Then we just took it easy for the rest of the day. We had some leftover pasta for lunch and just relaxed. We like hanging out by the pool or on our patio or walking around in the countryside. It's very ...
... and mozzarella. We both really enjoyed having some lighter food, since whenever we go out to restaurants we end up eating a ton and everything is really heavy. Then we took a nap. That seems to be what the Italians do in the afternoon, so we figured we should follow their example. Just before dinner, we walked into town again to get capuccinos and a few more tomatoes since we were running low. And for dinner we made sausage pasta with bell peppers ...
Today we head to Siena. We managed to find parking in town despite being incredibly busy. As we strolled the stone streets we came upon an open air market, probably the reason for the parking issues. We found our way to Piazza di Campo where they still had the stands set up from the previous horse race and for the upcoming one. They have 2 races each year. Most of the locals were wearing their team colors on their scarves ...
... 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 ...
We took a tour to some of Tuscany's hotspots. Siena was our first stop.
It was built on top of a hill, with the medieval walls and bell tower and clock towers. It's churches and buildings are more Gothic style than Rome's Baroque style. I think it was just over the top with detail in some of their churches. It has the world's oldest bank, this is where ...