Villa Hotel Del Sole
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... smaller objects found within the tomb, including some very expensive Attic black-figure ware.
Oh my god. I just had a whole paragraph written and accidentally deleted it. Ugh.
I JUST DID IT AGAIN.
SO ANYWAY, after the museum we got back on the bus to drive to the site of the tombs. We had to walk a little bit from where the bus dropped us off to where the tombs were, but it was warm and breezy and I got only ...
... at a place called Dolciano. Nicolas was initially unimpressed that we hired such a "cheap" villa with unfinished walls, before learning that this is actually a very beautiful and intentional Tuscan feature. We decided to have a 2 hour nap, and it was extremely painful when the alarm sounded, and near impossible to wake the kids. But we did, and they were extremely unhappy until we went back to John and Daniela's, to see Matilde and ...
... culture and eventually settle here is a propelling force. But
crashing around as I try to slow the acceleration, looking at my bruised limbs
and wondering if this is the harsh reality, is really not going to support the
expression of my gifts.
So while I may seek gentler winds than others, while I may
not be into adrenalin rushes and thrills, I do so want to fly. Yesterday at a café
in Chiusi, I painted a model of the levels ...
There we met the lovely Katia and her uncle Fulvio. Katia - our cooking teacher - was patient, fun and very informative.
This is an experience not to be missed in Tuscany . . . the beauty, the simplicity, La Dolce Vita . . . all comes together when you cook and then enjoy the fruits ...
... was along the perimeter for the race. We sat out in the 90 degree heat with literally not a cloud in the sky from 2 until about 5:30 when the parade began. Every contrada (even those not racing) is represented and it takes FOREVER because they march a little then stop and throw their flags and play drums and stuff and this just keeps happening over and over. Finally two huge ox came through pulling what looked like some important people and the Palio, which is just ...