Podere San Luigi
No prices found through our partners. Please contact the business directly or check some of our recommended alternatives.
TripAdvisor Reviews Podere San Luigi Colle di Val d'Elsa
Travel Blogs from Colle di Val d'Elsa
... today we drove to a city called Siena.
And it is most like all the other cities but there is a market on Wednesday and we were there for that. And imagine our mum going into every single market stall, it took so long.
Then we walked to the main square and in this square they have bareback horse riding races, so it is a big event but we were not there for that.
But we did see a promotion ...
... boy (maybe 5 years old) dressed in a muscular Spiderman costume who spent the entire evening very much in character, kicking and punching his two older sisters until they got fed up, lifted him in the air and threw him down onto his ass and made him cry. The real Spiderman wouldn't have cried.
Tomorrow is a day off, so I may wake up and ride into Florence. Or maybe I'll head over to the medieval city of San Gimigniano. Maybe I'll sleep in. I have no idea. ...
... you couldn't even stand up all the way.The view from the top was even better than the one from the Duomo. Not only could you see the whole city but all of the tuscan hill side in the background. We went over our allotted 15 mins on top of the tower taking pictures, so we were even up there when the bell started ringing at noon. We'll it wasn't really a bell any more, just a hidden speaker some where- the bell was defiantly not moving, ...
... door typically supported the merchants store, next floor warehouse, ( holes in the walls to support balconies and exterior wooden stairways above), and then the families living quarters. Heavy defendable stone below, cheaper brick on the stories above. We walk from the Piazza to a hillside park where the crowds thin out considerably. We climb a small tower which gives us commanding views of the city and Sant Agostino church where we are headed. We can also see the surrounding Tuscan ...
... her conference, at the hospital site that St. Catherine reportedly founded. From there we went to an early dinner at an "out of the way" osteria for some insalata (salad) and lasagna.
Tomorrow Deb makes her presentation at the conference and I plan to find a quiet park to spend the day reading, listening to music and people watching; a respite from all of the walking. We shall see if that works out as planned.
Other places to stay in Colle di Val d'Elsa
Via Oberdam 5/7/9, Colle di Val d'Elsa | 3 star hotelfrom $73
Via Piemonte 10, Colle di Val d'Elsa | 4 star hotelfrom $124
Via Senese, Colle di Val d'Elsa | 2 star hotelfrom $91
53034 Colle Di Val D'elsa, Colle di Val d'Elsa | 1 star hotelfrom $62
Via Della Pieve in Piano 23, Colle di Val d'Elsa | Hotelfrom $67
Gracco del Secco 113, Colle di Val d'Elsa | 4 star hotelfrom $139
Loc. Mensanello, Colle di Val d'Elsa | 4 star hotelfrom $61