Travel Blogs from Bologna
Hi Everyone, We hope you are all well and in another week we will be home. We are looking forward to seeing you and sharing our stories with you. We are staying with Craig and Lina in a renovated farmhouse and it is rustic and very nice. We are having fun with Craig and Lina and they are good hosts showing us around the neighbouring towns and areas of interest. Mums getting ...
Hi Everyone, We had a nice but steep walk around the area this morning. After a homemade Italian coffee, we drove into Pistoia, had a look around at the historical buildings, churches etc and then went a lovely restaurant, Locanda del Capitano. I had spaghetti with truffles which was fantastic. We are now back at the farmhouse lounging around as it is 34c and feels hotter. Hope you are well. Love, Phil and ...
Hi Mum, We are with Lina and Craig at Uliveto, a charming farmhouse. We had a lovely walk around the hills, a little steep though and have just finished a coffee and now will have a shower and then off to Pistoia for some sight seeing. Saw the Crows had a big win and hanging onto a place in the top 8. Hope you are fighting fit and we will see you real soon. All our love, Phillip and ...
... But it is actually quite good – spacious room and people are nice and friendly. We took the bus into the city centre and it was relatively ‘chiusod’ to start off with. However we eventually found a café for lunch and had enjoyable pizza and a tasty salad. Craig also spotted our very first sfolliatelle and it was very nice indeed – along with coffee. Yum.
... We finally made it to Florence and decided it would be easier to go by train, which to start with it was. Parked the car, short walk, 4 return tickets 48 Euros, about 1hr 20mins later, right in the heart of the city with just a short walk to the central points of interest.
We can't do justice to such an incredible place in the short space available here, but it is an incredible experience and warrants more than just one day. Two of us spent ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service