Hotel Palazzo del Capitano Exclusive Wellness & Relais
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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
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Monday 10th November
Quiet day today – we hung around Ambra doing financial business and organizing returning our car in a couple of weeks. We also walked down to Pratesi, which is a shoe outlet, and I bought some nice 'sandals' and a matching bag – both nice leather in tan. Good prices! Lunch was at home and after that we drove into Montevarchi – initially to Pradha again – to have a look if there was anything affordable with 50% ...
... This was set high up in the Tuscan hills and had magnificent views. We had to hang around for a while until a volunteer guide arrived to show us around. Initially okay, it turned out to be a great tour. The church had a magnificent alter made of marble. The guide really brought it alive to us becauase he sang to indiciate how good the acoustics were. This was important as the priests had to sing their prayers!! The monastery was huge and ...
... but still nice. She can go to Venice to get the nice stuff!
We headed back to the Dub….to find Lyn had left his window wide open! Ooops; that could have been nasty. Also he parked nose in by a huge Italian motorhome, so I had to go out into the road to guide him back out. Italian’s are not known for their patience in waiting, but somehow we got it done. We were starving by then and were on the look out for something to eat. We passed a restaurant on ...
We slept in late today. We have covered a lot of ground over the past few days, so today Jason and I took it easy and relaxed at the spa.
Once we finally got up and moving this morning, we ventured down to the San Quirico market that occurs every Tuesday in the town center. The market travels around from town to town much like it has done for the past 700 years. It showcases the latest high-end Italian fashions and foods. From lingerie to ...
... and people swimming. It sort of looked like they were sitting in the snow. We took some photos and then put our feet in the water. I didn't get told off by any Italian policemen this time.
By late afternoon, we decided to head back to our hotel and managed to find a supermarket. They are called Coop here in Italy. We bought some food and then went back to the hotel for the night.