Hotel San Michele
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
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... of experience, providing the best yield. The air is extremely fresh and deep breaths are addictive.
Marinella, the daughter and only sibling still living on the farm house, cooks us breakfast in the morning. Her home is a small, separate dwelling directly next to ours. We walk down the gravel pathway with the smell of freshly baked bread billowing from her open window. She is in comfortable attire and is much less traditional than her mother and father, but still ...
... Strauss Orchestra under the stars to a packed audience in 2007 in El Campo. I remember from watching his concert on PBS people hung from the balconies. The stage must have been in front of Palazzo Pubblico with the piazza sloping up all around. There is room for thousands. El Campo is said to be the finest town square in Italy, among Tuscany's "Top 10" to see and it did not disappoint. It in fact overwhelms. We could have even had ...
... of the world's best gelato twice. I can't say it is out-of-this-world amazing. Then again I do select some random flavours of blueberry & ricotta and saffron cream.
2. Saffron. It is produced here and used in recipes and in the cosmetics industry.
3. A type of wine called vernaccia. We have a wine tasting at a restaurant just outside of town to try this ...
... bridge. It is the only original bridge in Florence, and it houses jewelry stores. I was expecting them to be more like the markets where you can bargain, but they were all set prices and actual stores. The rest of the weekend it poured. I mean, thunder and lightening, dumping buckets. Because of this, the markets were sparce so I didn't end up getting anything. I used Friday as my browsing day, expecting to be able to buy Saturday or Sunday, but they ...
... you pushing their wares...today it was cheap and nasty umbrellas and raincoats cause it was raining! A couple of our girls bought umbrellas at €3 each but they quickly discovered they were worth much less than that!
The town of Pisa itself is very unremarkable and the only thing going for it is the ancient town square with the Cathedral and bell tower (the leaning tower of Pisa)...there were hundreds of tourists there when we arrived and it ...