Villaggio Turistico Isamar
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... amp; some wine & it turned into a platter of presentation! Beef steak, we passed on the option of horse, with grilled veggies surrounding the platter. The wine was a Sangiovese/Pinot Nero blend from a vineyard 15 miles away. Alvise (Elvis) our waiter was quite tickled when I told him we ride our horses, not eat them. Arrivederci to Venice! We've caught the train to Florence to La Spezia to Manarola. Hopefully will acquire wi-if so I can post my rambling ...
We woke up very early for our bus and plane ride to Venice. We flew to Venice and took a bus and boat into the city. We got lost for a few hours and then checked into our hostel. We regrouped with the girls and went for a gondola ride with Marco and ate gelato and went to the opera. That night we wandered home slowly and went out for dinner before going to ...
21st-23rd July After Venice, we travelled to Govi's grandfathers house in the country. He has since passed away and the house now belongs to her family. We thought our last 2 nights in a wee country cottage sounded lovely. We arrived very late at night with Everardo explaining Govi's lineage. It turns out the home has been owned by the family for the past 10-11 centuries. It's what happens when you are a noble family, yes it turns ...
... I have had to take certain things through the display windows which don't always come out as clear as I would have hoped.
After buying our bus tickets we went in search of a restaurant as the one next to our hotel is closed on a Monday. We found one right next to the waters edge and could see the water taxis as well as gondolas come passed. I had seafood and Daniella stuck to an Italian speciality- spaghetti.
We then ...
... area of the city. Bikes were okay and there were lots zipping around. The hotel is in an updated 14th century building that has only been owned by 3 families over 7 centuries. Michael's family has owned it for over 200 years! He suggested several restaurants and we went to Trattoria al Rustichello just a block away outside one of the old gates. Great dinner but nothing that was on the menu which apparently the norm. ...
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Room service