Residence La Contessa
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... furry animal and had a hair ball caught in my throat all morning haha. This was free entertainment for Kory. Next we moved onto a strange looking fruit tree that I had thought would be oranges, they weren't. They resembled an apple and tomato and tasted like poo. They left me with another fuzzy tongue. After three strikes I will stick with simple meals for the rest of the day, sandwiches are always a safe bet. For lunch I did the grocery shop at our favourite ...
... David was in the square and not in the Accademia.
Later that day we went to Fattoria Tegoni, near Radicondoli, where we went horse riding. Lyla and I were taught by this instructor called Eric who was nice, kind and an expert at horsemanship or taming horses. He taught me how to trot and walk which are the some of the speeds that a horse can go. I rode this wonderful horse called Tex which is a name of a boy in Lyla's class.It was all ...
... wine for more than three weeks after the bottle has been opened providing servings by the glass.
It is a brilliant way to try different wines using a prepaid card which you put into the slot, pick wine and sample size, and taste away.
Why there isn't one of these down our way beggars belief!?
After finally dragging Rachael away, we headed off, sans GPS, to explore.
Down/up we went to the beautiful village of Castellina in Chianti, then on to Radda in Chianti, ...
Today was a pretty light day for students at Casa Cares. This morning we were given a lecture from Dr. Ted Remley from Old Dominion University. He discussed his view of Itaians through an American Perspective. Italy is not a very diversed country. They are not very Nationalistic. There are very few Italian flags flown by the citizens of the country. Most Italians when asked, will tell you the city or province they are from instead of saying they are from Italy. I found ...
... San Donato for a gelati but by the time we arrived all was shut for a 2 hr siesta !
Headed back to the villa for a quiet arvo and started happy hour/s @ 4pm with a Belgium couple also staying at the farm. What a lovely couple. We plan on getting the chef in tomorrow eve to cook us all dinner again.
Tomorrow there is a huge market in Siena, or we may have a spa in Volterra, decisions,decisions !!
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