Villagio Il Girasole
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- Swimming pool
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility
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Isola d'Elba or Elba Island is the biggest island of the Tuscan Archipelago and the third largest in Italy after Sardinia and Sicily. It is far away from the tourist-filled destinations of Siena, Pisa, or Florence and thus often overlooked by many. The easiest way to get there is to take a ferry from the industrial mainland town of Piombino to the port of Portoferraio in Elba. The name means 'Iron ...
Today starts another Women's Quest retreat. Arriving a day earlier was really nice as Tamara, Hollis and I were able to share some wonderful time having coffee, swimming, sitting by the pool and walking the gardens prior to our fellow questers arriving. Then we had a wonderful antipasto with at least 7 different dishes to try (so much food); a wonderful pasta dish and then a dessert that melted ...
... off, I pulled off again, but the noise started. It got worse and wasn’t something to be ignored, so I pulled over once again and called the breakdown company.
While I waited for the breakdown company to turn up, I even had the luck to be chatted up be an Italian who declared his undying love for me, despite the fact that he was married!
Anyway, the tow company turned up and took me to the garage. Turns out one of the brakes had broken, but they ...
... to a companion that he neglected to raise the barrier. Paul was accelerating, I screamed and Paul hit the brakes with mm to spare. After all that he still had to hit the horn before the fellow realised anything was amiss and raised the barrier.
Driving out across the coastal plain. Mostly fields of cut hay, some baled, some not. Fields of solar panels tucked in ...
Day 264 2 hrs, 4.3 kms I figure I'll make one more stop before my next big destination of Livorno. So I hop off the train in the town of San Vicenzo and find... another beach town. This one does have bit more density to it, with a boardwalk and pedestrian street near the sea, and residential neighborhood up into the hills--probably mostly summer homes... Let's move ...