- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Free parking
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... are also done if the beautiful hand painted and written books on display in glass cabinets dating from the fifteenth century.
Next we went to the museum, inside were some wonderful paintings, the highlight was the wooden panels that made up a screen for the cathedrals alter depicting the Passion if Christ. From this museum we climbed the 80 or so steps to the viewing gallery, there were great views across the rooftops.
... time under the bonnet or that's where he thought it was. Close inspection revealed that a heater hose, that drops down behind the engine to then feed the rear heater, had been rubbing against a rib on the chassis. Fortunately we have some pipe joiners and jubilee clips, so the repair wasn't too difficult, but also not so easy sprottling on your back underneath the vehicle. Once that was sorted, a test revealed another ...
... country side. We found a nice little cafe o n a side street and ate some lunch (mixed coldecuts and cheese). After lunch we continued our amble and bumped into a delightful old Italian teacher. He offered out help us find our way and we engaged in conversation. He was interested in learning new words as that was his passion. He said he was a teacher of Ancient Greek and Latin. We got taking about ageing and the importance of keeping the ...
... evening so we opted to go to the closest restaurant for dinner. Ran into four America couples, all staying at our hotel – remember it has only ten rooms! Had our first taste of Vino Nobile, a tasty red wine made in this region.
Wednesday, Oct 9
Drove 15 minutes to Penza, another smaller hilltop town that had the best overview of the valley, so George quickly took photos before the heavy clouds rolled ...
... wines and salumi.
It's late afternoon by now, so we start heading back to our "cottage" in Marciano. Dinner for tonight will be comprised of leftovers from yesterday's Father's Day feast. Leaving Ron at home, Diahann and Kaylan set out on foot in quest of some potatoes to roast as a complement to all of the leftover meat. Unfortunately, they return only with croissants for tomorrow's breakfast in hand. Their search ...