Albergo Villa Nencini
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- Minbar in room
- Continental Breakfast
- Outdoor pool
- Swimming pool
- Banquet room
TripAdvisor Reviews Albergo Villa Nencini Volterra
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... beautiful village and well-deserving of its tourist popularity.
It is hard not to miss the Pinocchio puppets that hang in virtually every shop doorway in many of these Tuscan villages. It took us a minute to realize that, of course, the names Pinocchio and Geppetto must be Italian! A quick search of the origins of the Pinocchio story confirmed this: it was written by Florentine author Carlo Collodi in the early 1880s and set ...
... the towers can be climbed for a modest fee, although we didn’t, or you can enjoy some great views from the walls across the Tuscan countryside. The other reason we wanted to go back here, (we’d been about 4 years ago), was that we knew that in one of the central piazzas, was a shop owned and run by the winner of The World Ice Cream Championships on at least 2 occasions in the last six years. Naturally we felt obliged to sample the wares again, ...
... pie! When it reached midnight, it was officially Thanksgiving and STEPHANIE'S 21ST BIRTHDAY! I ran over to Stephanie and I literally jumped with all my might and excitement on her bed that I basically snapped it in half! We of course later went to get secret bakery, which we are now obsessed with and can't go a week without! Thursday afternoon rolled around and Stephanie and I went to Gusta Pizza with Dani's entire family to celebrate Dani's mom's birthday as ...
We left Pisa in route to Volterra. We had decided the day before to go here, and I am so glad we did. First, it's not easy to get to Volterra, so if you don't have a car, it will be time consuming and difficult to use the public transport. The drive from Pisa through the very curvy roads of Tuscany was beautiful. Everything I had every imagine Tuscany to be came true on that drive. ...
These are a few quick photos of the afternoon of my first full day in San Michele. I am up way too late, as I am not used to the time change as yet so there will be more actual blog words tomorrow. This is not a big tourist spot since it has only about 10 homes in the entire village! I think it's great fun and very relaxing place with extremely nice hosts in the Luppino family. ...