Hotel Residence San Gregorio
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- Airport Transportation
- Shuttle bus service
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
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TravelPod Member ReviewsHotel Residence San Gregorio Pienza
This is a three star hotel with five star service and friendly staff who are happy to help. The rooms are clean and well appointed.
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And so the adventure begins! Breakfast at 7.30am and at 8.45am the team were walking. We were hoping to start the day earlier with all good intentions, but a few we had a setbacks.
Todays walk encompasses at total of 15 kilometres and our destination is Pienza. Leaving Hotel Marzocco, we climb to the top of Montepulciano before descending …
... 10 of the 17 districts of Siena. The riders and horses are selected randomly. The Palio and Siena can be seen in the James Bond Movie, Quantum of Solace. I have included a postcard with a picture of the Palio. The Piazza was built around 1300, It is impressive to stand in this great plaza and understand that it has been standing for over 700 years. The architecture is unusual because the buildings go around in a circle and different sections of the buildings are convex and ...
Having said a sad farewell to Jules, Mark and Erin, we left the Amalfi and Sorrento coast and headed back up through Italy to spend a couple of nights in Tuscany in an old Villa hotel called Casa Volpi, en route to the Dolomites. The weather has been kind to us again and we had a nice day exploring Arezzo town, on our only full day here before heading north into the ...
... the "Via Francigena" and that Pienza was "created" by the visionary mind of the town's most famous native son, Pope Pius ll. Both are lovely small towns and both very close on either side of Cretaiole.
For dinner Monday night we had a wonderful meal at a very tiny restaurant Pienza with only 12 seats,and a very friendly proprietor, and Charlie was happy with a large plate of "cinghale" both stewed and ground .
... would never work!! Carlotta sent us to Latte di Luna in Pienza for lunch. "The English Patient" actors and crew ate their when filming, so that must be a good sign. I had the typical Tuscan vegetable and bread soup, Madelyn had pici con pomodoro, Mason had tagliatelle with ragu, Brady had a very thin lasagne and Michael had sausage and a salad. We also had delicious bruschetta and wine- such a typical thing to do during lunch. We laid off ...