Relais Fattoria Vignale
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Swimming pool
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... soil. The young viticulturist opens and stirs 156 barrels each week with each needing a taste for it quality, not too bad of a job if you like reds. It was interesting to note that they only age in French Oak barrels and only use the barrels for about 6 years then replace them. The reserve is only produced when all the ducks line up which is at best twice in ten years and less lately as the seasons had been ordinary for the last 15 years. We meet up with some colleagues ...
... should know it already. We had dinner included here as well in the "Tuscan Hills". We had a good time dancing and we had our first serving of meat. Although the various dishes were served up to us by waiters so you didn't necessarily get as much you wanted of some dishes and then too much of another that you may not want. It is hard to get used to the salad being drenched in oil :( when you crave some salad or veggies it ...
The next place we stopped was Volpaia, a medieval castle/village perched on a hilltop.
After that, we drove on to Colombaio-via Regioni, just north of Siena, where we checked into a place called Villa Veronica, with amazing view of the surroundings.
After Marlena had a little nap, we had a midnight camping meal of noodles on the ...
... me of the secret garden from that book. Perfect place to get married actually, and a lot of people have done it. I asked if there was a purpose for the garden or if it was just for beauty, and he responded by saying the culture is to keep everything simple. It is very different from a lot of things in America today, but they don't try to over develop or ruin the beauty in the vineyard. Finally it was time for lunch, and once again we had an amazing meal. The olive oil ...
... morning for Firenze (Florence) and am enjoying the views. Ciao, for now. This city is unlike any of the cities in southern Italia. This region is filled with more wide open spaces covered in vineyards. At least that's mostly what my views were as I neared Firenze. The streets are wider and the piazzas much larger. As I ventured around for just a short afternoon, trying to get myself acclimated, I found myself lost and confused several times! All the streets ...