Hotel Villa Cheli
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- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Minbar in room
- Breakfast Available
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
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Somewhat surprisingly, all of us awoke this morning without any serious side-effects from yesterday's travel marathon. After a simple breakfast of toast and coffee, we donned our walking shoes and met our guide Maria at 10:00 AM for a guided tour within the city's walls.
Then off we marched for a 3-hour introduction into the history and sights that make Lucca such a fascinating place. Narrow streets, quaint ...
... Craig had rabbit, I had lasagna, Terri had melanzana and Paul had a giant pizza – all delicious. Walked back and did a bit more shopping. I found some starry, purple bracelets, which I bought for my Cedar stars and Terri bought several gift items. We also bought a Caravaggio calendar for 2015. On the way home we saw an overturned truck on the autostrada, which slowed down the other side, but once again it is wonderful to be back here at Uliveto. Sitting out on the deck once ...
... more because of the thought that people used to and probably still do horrible things to others. The brutality in those times was unimaginable. I was glad for the sunlight and fresh air when we were finished. Lunchtime. I looked up the address of one of the restaurants recommended to us by Paola and it was a lovely little find with a garden out the back. We had a little table under a big umbrella and there was a nice cool breeze. Lunch special was a meal, dessert and glass ...
... they served the beers made in the Italian microbrews. At that point, I jumped ship and went with the guys. They had an IPA which I miss so much!! Germany and Belgium may have some of the best beer I have ever had, but I do miss the variety of kinds of beers in the US.we found a place to eat come dinner and it was delicious! They say the beef in the Tuscany region is amazing and it's nothing short of ...
... or maybe some people to meet in Lucca next year. Either way or anyway, it's just awesome to meet people from different parts of the world.
We all parted company at 11pm after having had beautiful food and wine, lovely company and great conversation. It was raining and quiet when we stepped outside the restaurant, so we all put up our umbrellas and parted company for our own little pads. All is good!!