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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
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... and ringed by cafes, restaurants, and historic buildings. Narrow medieval streets lead to the piazza, which has an unusual fan shape. Piazza del Campo was originally the Roman forum and later was Siena's main marketplace. Grab a seat at Osteria Liberamente to enjoy the piazza scene; it's an especially good place for an evening aperitivo. (This is very near where I spent the night before going on to Montalcino--see Searching for Brunello blog.)
... takes more details from us than the police and writes about five different receipts, what a process! Breakfast is included here which is great and she explains the process to us (self serve) even showing me the kettle and telling me here is where you turn it on, but you have to put water in it! The room however is spectacular and the views from the terrace off our room are magnificent. We get to watch a glorious Tuscan sunset, very special. From the terrace we can ...
... yet. There is 0 humidity which makes a huge difference walking around everyday. THAT I do not miss. We walk for a couple of hours and then rest in the shade in an outdoor cafe to rest and people watch. They serve only COCA COLA here for soda, which I love, no Pepsi. And when ordering water, a huge bottle comes out and you have to speficy NATURALE water or you might be Mineral water!! ICK! The wine is mostly red and Chianti is their specialty. And ...
... bit sweaty, feels like you‘re walking thru mud…ooowww).
Walked back up over hill and down dale to home - stopping once again via the fence with the mass of sage hanging over - there really is too much there for one family to use, we are really just helping them with their pruning… Had a leisurely evening, both tired as anything - these long twilights really do play havoc with your sense of time - last night we realised we were having dinner at ...
... brought me an Ice cream sandwich with a candle on it and everyone sang "Tanti auguri a t" Which is Happy Birthday in Italian, and my friend Chris bought me a bottle of Champagne for my birthday which we drank with dinner! After dinner we went to Rogero's which was TONSSS of fun! And then we went to the Velvet Underground to dance, except no one was dancing when we got there... so we started a dance party by ourselves! The DJ thought we were really funny ...