Podere La Selva
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... still succumbing to peer pressure!
- Cinque Terre lived up to the hype and I had such an amazing time. I could seriously write pages and pages about my time there. I stayed in the town of Riomaggiore, where I met some amazing Aussies who would help push me out of my comfort zone. I consider myself a city boy and hiking is not in my bag of tricks. Had I been alone I would have happily taken the train to each town and experienced Cinque Terre with a ...
One of the highlights of the trip so far was our morning ballooning with Chris and Claire from "Ballooning in Tuscany". We had an early start (5am) to be down at the launch field for 5.40am and then we took off at about 6.30-6.45am on a beautifully sunny morning with fantastic views over the Tuscan countryside - the pictures hopefully do it more justice than any description I can ...
... the piazza in front of the massive Cathedral with its ornate facade. A gentleman in the town hall across from it struck up a conversation with us and said it took 12 generations of builders to complete the structure. The town had a nice semi urban vibe to it and I noticed it is on the main train line between Florence and Rome. Easy to revisit without a car. :-)
... building so we weren't sure where the old town was from there. We walked along past a post office and down a main road, turned a corner and there was this spectacular view of the bluff and the old town in front of us....breathtaking! ...
... the size of our vehicle, putting J-P’s parallel parking skills to the test. One small adjustment and we were in! The city of art and culture lay before us. The Medeci family was a powerful family that fostered the development of the arts in Florence. The last Medeci heir donated all of the works of arts from the family with the understanding it would all remain in Florence. This led to the creation of L’Academia (primarily sculpture) and ...
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