Smart Hotel Bartolini
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Minbar in room
- Breakfast Available
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
TripAdvisor Reviews Smart Hotel Bartolini Montecatini Terme
Travel Blogs from Montecatini Terme
... there we were heading back to ROMA. With two sketchy maps and a general idea where to go we braved the six lanes of highway traffic and lots of wrong turns to finally find our way back to Travesterre area. A small sign on the side of the road saying bed and breakfast caught my eye and being almost 8pm we both would have slept anywhere. So we got so lucky that this place was a steal, so clean and comfy, and in the area we wanted to end our time in Italy. So you ...
... much time up our sleeves because check out was at 11 and our train to florence was at 11.25, so we decided to go for a walk to the other side, where the cars and the buses come across the bridge but can't enter the peaceful islands of Venice Santa Lucia. Did big walk around this area, over bridges and almost ended up in the square again, but we thought we better head back, so reluctantly we made our way back to ...
... view of Zuccari's frescoes. I also know the feelings I experienced once I was at the top of the dome while viewing the Florence landscape cannot be transcribed; a state of being torn between empowerment, humbleness, loneliness, connectedness, gratefulness and greediness. Many people have stood on top of the dome before me and continue to do so after me but that was my journey that I held for myself and no one else. I am realizing more and more the importance of participating ...
... I had studied when I was in college, just made the whole trip an amazing surreal experience.
To top it all off, when we returned to Rome, we were able to catch a blessing from the Pope on Sunday in St. Peter's square. An unforgettable experience.
Hope you all had amazing Thanksgiving breaks too. Enjoy the pictures and thanks for reading!!
... earliest. (This after they promised the voucher in 15 minutes and I had already waited over an hour!).
Figuring out the Bus/Tram Route
Because I ended up getting some gifts while waiting at the tour bureau, I stopped off at home dropped the gifts off, and changed to more comfortable shoes, then set out to figure out the bus/tram system.
The nearest bus in the direction I needed to go is on the other side of the Ponte Vecchio, which is actually the main ...