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- Swimming pool
- Breakfast Available
- Laundry facilities (self serve)
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- Free parking
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We drove to Florence today and on the way we stopped at a Perfume factory for a demonstration as to how it is made, as it is one of Florence most well know exports. Also during our long dive we stopped off at Pisa to see the leaning tower and yes, I did have the corny photo taken of me holding up the tower.....it 's just one of ...
... don't dispense the bicycle tickets that we need. On Tuesday Bob and I had a very interesting dinner out at an internationally known butchers restaurant consisting of 5 courses of BEEF! For you foodies: the name of the restaurant is Dario Cecchini in Panzano in Chianti. He served the best Steak Tartare that I have ever had. It was a bit too much beef at one go but a memorable experience.
We have our goodbye dinner tonight and we are off to Florence tomorrow.
... import, it documents life in 14th-century Italy.Wendy
Oh Celeste it was beautiful! The steak was charred and crispy on the outside and oh so tasty!! Kerry
Oh dear, not sure about all that lard on the sirloin! Is that a regional speciality? Celeste.
The views are gorgeous and what fantastic weather to take full advantage of those views. Men love towers so they can view all they own! wendy
... comfortable and picturesque ride through the country side and arrived at a rather wet and windy Florence SMN station, to the welcome news that our accommodation was ready and waiting for us. S a quick taxi ride later we were greeting Maurizio and his wife Geraldine who showed us through the beautiful 2 storey stone cottage that would be our base for the next four days. Once again, vrbo.com had not let us down, and our digs were perfect. After ...
... meal, Dario, and a few other assistant butchers, would entertain the crowd by holding up roasts and quoting Shakespeare"to eat, or not to eat"! It was quite an experience and we snoozed on the bus back to Florence as the sun set over the Tuscan hillsides.
Today was a pretty low key day as we were both feeling the effects of all that Chianti so we strolled through the piazzas and markets and enjoyed a meat free meal of pasta and some gelato! We did go ...