Ultimo Mulino Country Hotel
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Airport Transportation
- Swimming pool
- Room service
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... the topic changed to squirrels and how our host mom had hated them ever since she was a little girl and they got into the ceiling of their house and woke her up at five every morning because they would skitter around and make a ton of noise. I was actually quite proud of myself for understanding so much, and I kind of sat there marveling at how much Spanish could help, and at how beautiful the language is. By the end of my time here, I would like to be able to understand everything.
... the 'Il Papavero" restaurant at a nearby town called Barbischio - a small ancient stone building with what seems to be only one maitre'd and one chef. Start with an amuse bouche of cinnamon pumpkin, pork omelette, cured eggplant and spinach and ricotta crostini. Ravioli stuffed with asparagus, cheese and walnuts for dinner and then the smoothest panacotta with chocolate ganache for dessert.Well and truly ...
There's a book I used to read to Joseph when he was little, called "Alexander's Terrible Horrible No-Good Very Bad Day". For those of you not familiar with it, Alexander has one of those days when everything goes wrong. His brother finishes up the good breakfast cereal, his ice cream cone falls on the floor, his favorite PJ's are in the wash, etc. Every time something else goes wrong, he says "I think ...
... Florence is a much larger city than Bologna, but has no metro, so I walked everywhere, which I prefer anyway. It is still a very walkable city and all the major tourist spots are relatively close together. When I was a kid, I thought Michelangelo, Leonardo, Donatello and Raphael were Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, but now I know better. I went to see the real statue of David by Michelangelo, (expensive at €11, AU$13.20!) but did not see ...
... for lunch enjoying the scenery. After lunch we hiked up one of the trails for a view of the valley. This place about 6 hiking trails about 10 km long each.
After our hike up the very steep trail (yes even Tom went), we drove to a nearby winery and medieval town. Back at 5 pm for a tour of the Monastery/gardens, wine cellars and wine tasting. Then an early dinner and bed.