Hotel Terme di Caldana
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel Terme di Caldana Venturina
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... modern city of Volterra sits within the walls of a much larger Etruscan city. There are remain of a Etuscan Temple and some of the city walls were built by the Etruscans. Pottery chars have been found and some written documents in a language that has not be decoded. Little is known about these mysterious people or their civilization.
Volterra was annexed by Rome in 351 BC and became the Roman center of government and culture for the region. In the ...
... bit further on than San Gimignano. Craig can’t remember but we did go there in 1989 with the boys when they were little. It is much higher and has amazing steep cliffs and boulders as you approach. It is also totally authentic but has been here since Etruscan times. It was gorgeous to walk around and highlights included the central market square, the Castello/Prison building – ...
... a search which would find these precious ruins. We had an exhibition of alabaster carving, very interesting. It is shaped using a lathe and files and then polished with baby oil and talc. Nina recommended lunch at La Carabaccia, a local Volterran restaurant with no 'tra-la-la'! Delicious pasta with lamb sauce. We spent the afternoon strolling the town including a park with a view of the Medici Fortezza, built ...
Our last morning in Rome :( We were up early to leave for a run at 6am. It's beautiful and quiet and we make our way to the Spanish Steps again with the idea of running through Rome's cobbled street on our 'own'. We take twists and turns and pass the Pantheon and other by now familiar sights. We eventually head for the Victor Emmanuel Monument and Via Nazionale back home. Eager to enjoy a proper coffee at a ...
Should've known better. An available room with a sea view. That was all well and good but.... when the shower was used, the whole room flooded! And there was a deep end! Something to do with floor levels ???
While we had suspected they may be a problem, hadn't anticipated this level of water. I'd been sat on the bed reading, and didn't notice till Paul came out of the bathroom. There ...