Hotel Villa Cheli
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- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Minbar in room
- Laundry facilities (self serve)
- High-speed internet in room
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... roads are not an option when you're riding in Italy.
The weekend was taken up with a walking tour of Lucca; visiting (and tasting) the local food and wine at their annual show; as Lucca is Puccini's birthplace, a Puccini concert (La Rondine) on Saturday night and on Sunday a birthday lunch at one of the restaurants participating in ...
... opening that night. Decided we'd return for drinks in the cheap seats which we did. Afterwards wandered around the local streets testing for the best accoustics. The seating area had been walled off, but an enterprising young man held his camera over the barriers, taping the performance from the big screens, so we listened and ...
... The city of Pisa is much bigger than I had expected, and also much busier with lots of traffic. After we get all of our paperwork in place and map in hand we set out. We have a car with a GPS but she keeps telling us to take a u turn so we unplug it and use the map (it would seem that she will never be heard from again).
We had planned on visiting the Leaning Tower today but in light of all the heavy traffic we decide to head directly to Lucca which is only about 45 ...
... 000 so there wasn't a lot to see and do. We just took stroll around looking in a couple of churches which were very beautiful. Then we headed towards Lucca's main attraction which was the tower with the garden on top of it. We decided not to pay to go up there because we didn't think it was worth it. It looked nice enough from the ground and thought we wanted to see more of Lucca because we had limited time. If we were staying over night in Lucca ...
... trekked a track which is now closed to vehicles because of landslides & finally came upon the palace. Amazing design & been left abandoned .... so sad we couldn't get inside... we found out later on that they do open it from time to time for festivals & such. Finally found a local swimming pool (& disco) loud music playing, banana lounges, water slides - great fun! Weather molto caldo...... We have been taking lots of drives around the area and enjoy taking ...