Residenza Torre di San Martino
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Sunday afternoon we arrived in Piacenza to visit with family of Chandra and Rich's friend, Graziano. Their friend, Francesca,
helped translate a bit but we were able to communicate even though we didn't speak each ...
... think that's where Ben said Oscar will be living for 6 months Ellen??) and decided to take the more local route after we stopped for lunch. After a bite and 40 km on local roads, we opened up our wallets and decided to get back on the toll roads. Saved us 90 minutes and probably a gear box and pair of brake pads. 130km/hr was fun, but the traffic in Italy is a lot different to France. Worlds apart. And busier. We didn't have ...
... a slightly tubby bloke. He welcomed us in after we'd stroked "Zoe" (the golden R) who was full of beans and happiness and clearly loved to have new visitors stay in her owner house. We entered the house and were shown to our room. It was just perfect and with a lovely bathroom just opposite. As the sun was shining we decided to make the most of the sunshine and stay outside with a healthy game ...
... had a fantastic level of English especially the 9/10yr olds who watched Puss in Boots. Congrats to them! The day flowed sooo nicely from such attentive students to the generosity of the school. At the end of each workshop the children from our classes would give us gifts as a part of the CARNIVALÈ. Each of us received a wheelbarrows full of arts n crafts made by the students. It ranged from masks to pictures of ...
... an open pizzeria about 2.30 when breakfast was long gone. Just couldn't refuse. But walking afterwards was not easy with that full a stomach. In the next village trying to get water when this guy accosted me and asked if I was looking for a bed. Now under normal circumstances that's the sort of offer I can happily ignore but the Via does have some odd accommodation. Turns out that ...
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Free parking
TravelPod Member ReviewsResidenza Torre di San Martino Gazzola
Me and my husband went to the residence "Torre San Martino" in the village of Rivalta last May for our anniversary. It was so lovely and quiet, the atmosphere is elegant but cosy, relaxed and, as you will find out, touched with magic...
Our room had a huge Jacuzzi bath, and champagne on arrival.
The staff was so kind e the food was fantastic...mmmm
Oh and the breakfast was to die for!!
We'll certainly be going back in august, and id recommend the place to anyone.
This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.