Travel Blogs from Colle di Val d'Elsa
... enjoy the quiet walk through this unexpected slice of Italy and are glad we made the effort to come up to the old town. We are quite tired so we settle on take out pizza for dinner and we find a nice place around the corner from the hotel to order a couple of pies. One has artichokes, olives, and ham and the other was just cheese. We eat in the room and relax before bed. Colle Di Val D'elsa has been a very pleasant stop and more than just the way station we thought it would be. CNC ...
... thought was our platform. We were a out to board when a man asked us if we were in 1st class. We said yes, we showed him our ticket and he said we were totally at the wrong place. We rushed to where he said, then he found us again (I guess we were wrong again), and he took us to the correct train, got us on, loaded our bags, found our seats, then stood and asked for money. We gave him a few Euros each and he said, "No, no, dieci." So, we gave him €10 ...
... 8217;s David, visited the Monk’s leather workshop, walked over the Ponte Vecchio, climbed up the dome in the Duomo and learned to cook pasta. Another interesting fact - gelato was first made in Florence, so we had to do lots of tasting!!
... Remembering it is a medieval city fast and furious from 1260 to 1348. Then it started to decline by the Black Death. All these provinces were warring with each other at some time, sometimes winning, sometimes losing. Sienna lost to Florence in the 1500’s and has stayed the same architecturally ever since. All the cities have a main square or Piazza and from there the streets fan out in maize and labyrinths. Sienna has a remarkable Duomo or cathedral. Marble inlaid ...
... himself to the bread on my plate. Each time one of them interacts with the other, they lean into me, throwing both my chair and me ...
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