Podere San Luigi
Travel Blogs from Colle di Val d'Elsa
On a day trip from Florence, ISA brought us to a little Tuscan town called San Gimignano. I suggest not trying to pronounce it unless you hear someone else (preferably Italian) say it first. It is a quaint little town that has amazing view of the outstanding Tuscan countryside. Apparently it is also home to the award winning gelato shop. Of course I had to test this out and see whether it was actually possible if it was that good, it was. ...
Siena was a beautiful Mediaeval town in Tuscany. We got a tour of a church, which was very creepy because it had the patron saints skull covered in wax, and her finger. Then we walked around and learned the history of the different neighborhoods in the city and about the twice annual horse race that occurred there. We were in the Rhino ...
... the end of my time on the break between Italy and Greece. It's been lovely! Seeing my parents in itself is a stress reliever. I can trust them and be dependent on them, rather than making every little decision by myself--which can be so exhausting! Since I feel as though I could never see enough of Italy, staying here has been wonderful. I got to see a different side of Italy this week...away from the noise and rush of Rome. It's also been fun for me to take ...
... we drive around the windy roads getting closer and closer and the city is epic and towering and waiting for the company of knights to gallop up its streets. Some of the roads are very ancient as we zoom around a corner you can see the remnants of an ancient wall overgrown by vines, or a shrine built into a wall dedicated to the Mother Mary. The country is rich in ancient history going back to BC, then Christendom and the Middle Ages. You can be sure some roads follow the ...
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COLLE de Val d'ELSA - TANA de’ LEPRI
We had another great breakfast at the hotel. The older man was a Ducati fan so him and Steve wombatted about motorbikes for a while – bonding. Everyone we have told we come from Australia say they love Australians, and have some connection, either grandfather during the war, friend who lives in Melbourne etc. so that is really nice. That’s the great thing ...
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