TripAdvisor Reviews Villa Cilnia Arezzo
Travel Blogs from Arezzo
... for those who read it.. Grant thought it was confusing and not clear that under the water someone had a put a large plastic /ceramic nativity scene that you can see from the boat. I hope it was made more clear and that we are not poking fun at anyone's belief. I have clarified that now although I cannot even imagine the explanation of why or how it was put there in the first place.
Off to get ready for tomorrow!
... had the full workings of the
clock on view and we waited to see the entire mechanism spring into life
and chime the bells for 2 o'clock.
On the 7th of June we drove out to Arezzo to drop our hire car off. We
got a bit lost trying to find the hire car shop but eventually we found
it right across the road from the train station. After we dropped the
car off we spent ...
... city tour of Volterra short (thank God). There wasn;t much to see in Volterra besides Etruscan ruins. The Etruscans were around before the Romans and the Romans copied alot of the Etruscan's buildings. Also, the popular movie 'Twilight" about the vampires who fall in love was filmed in Volterra. Otherwise we covered the city in about an hour and came home early which was nice! ...
... of people though – and that’s probably part of the issue for us, we get overwhelmed by the massive crowds, and the crowded, noisy streets. Our highlights; meeting a group of kiwis from Hamilton (and talking rugby and travel experiences with them) and seeing the winner of last year’s Australian Masterchef (Julie) along with all of her family.
San Gimi was pretty cool, lots of tall towers, massive views of the countryside and cool ...
We like it so much here, we extended our stay for another day!
In the morning Jennie herded us some new friends, a couple from Philly named Viki and Greg. He had a Rick Steves book and was able to add some historical facts about the places we went.
I will tell you one thing - St. Catherine was the QUEEN of "hitchhiking". Both her severed thumb AND her very head can be found in the basilica in Siena. No pictures, please. Just the ...