Villa Le Luci Bed & Breakfast
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... It was quite warm by that time of the day so we drove home, got coffee/petrol etc and eventually got home to rest.
tonight we had a yummy munchy dinner at home and then spent time playing musical quizzes with John and my Itunes - lots of silly fun with our matching teeny bopper music.
I can now announce that yesterday Craig officially sent in his resignation to Scotch. In 2015 he will be a retired man. The next stage of our lives will ...
... much out there, just a hole. Being this close, had to know. Kept cycling. The track became less and less, and obviously less travelled. Over the fallen tree and there it was.....an open area with two sign boards and not much to see. Off the bikes and into the long grass. Found a small well with a grate locked down above it. Oh!
Very official signs, tick
Farmhouse ruin, tick
Bush toilet, ...
... trip. First stop, of course, was to the bridge Pontes Vecchio which is over the river Fiume Arno. This bridge is lined each side with shops full of gold jewellery. Then down to the main shopping strip, Via de' tornabuoni, which is lined both sides with all the very upmarket shops. This lead us to the museum which houses the original 15m tall statue of David, created by Michael Angelo, this was a magnificent experience, housed in a museum with many other exhibits, even ...
After a blat up the motorway we came to Pisa. Paula and Paula had been previously but the others wanted to do the traditional leaning tower photo, so parking as near to the square as possible we wandered through the crowds and took the piccies. Sally sand SImmo had gone their own way from San Gim to Pisa and had already wandered around. Amazingly we saw them among the throng, but lost Allan and Ian! Collected once more, we then headed to Lucca and our overnight ...
... to see as it is quiet as here. On to Rioggamagori where we exit the train and walk up hill for about 15 mins stop and look out over the ocean, a beautiful view with the sun shining. It really was beautiful,only problem was we could see the rain coming our way. We head into town as the kids are hungry. We find the only place open and have pizza and beer. We head back in the rain to the train station and catch the train all the way home to the ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking