Residence Villa Elena
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... mother for teaching me how to like red wine). I also tried the most interesting and delicious chocolate I've ever tasted (don't worry Mom and Dad, I bought both a bottle and a chocolate bar to bring home -- you're welcome).
We then went to some thermal baths which was cool if you could get past the smell of suflur.... I didn't have too much of a problem with that (Thanks, Saratoga Springs). I had this really cool image in my head of geysers and water falls and rocks and cliffs. ...
... our date, time, etc. About 10 minutes later, Majla showed up to pick us up. She said we were the only people going on the wine tour so we had it all to ourselves! How exciting! From Florence, we headed out of the city and up into the hillsides of Tuscany. Wow... the views are picture perfect. Tons of olive trees and vineyards everywhere! As we were driving, Majla gave us a little history about the area, ...
My Dear Friends and Family,
Tonight is my second night staying here in the Tuscan country side, and it is already apparent to me that I am learning, growing, and changing (for the better) as a result of being here.
A quick update on my trip so far- On the 13th of may, I flew out fo JFK on an 8 hour flight to Rome. That flight was miserable, however I sat next to a great couple from boston, which made it more bearable. We ...
... van, road and occupant’s tolerance. Coping skills for the riders ranged from eyes shut to singing at the top of one’s lungs. You’ve seen that scene in The Sound of Music where all the kids come flying into Julie Andrew’s bedroom because they are frightened by the storm, and she calms nerves by breaking into song? Well it was that on a larger scale of songs and smaller scale of space.
The wine flowed from a re-used 5-liter bottle that had stored ...
... throughout the Tuscan countryside. We arrived at Sant' Antonio, a magnificent old monastery converted into quaint apartments nestled high up amongst olive groves and vineyards.
After we settled in, we made our way to the Montepulciano village where we had to park outside the centre where only the locals are allowed in with vehicles.
As we walked in through the ancient arch of the village, it ...
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