Castiglion Del Bosco
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Monday 10th November
Quiet day today – we hung around Ambra doing financial business and organizing returning our car in a couple of weeks. We also walked down to Pratesi, which is a shoe outlet, and I bought some nice 'sandals' and a matching bag – both nice leather in tan. Good prices! Lunch was at home and after that we drove into Montevarchi – initially to Pradha again – to have a look if there was anything affordable with 50% ...
Today we slept in a little and hung around Ambra for a while – had a good talk with Alexander as Emily has just left. Then we went to Silvia's place – looked at her new garden developments and then picked up Duche from school. Lovely quick lunch and then we drove the 'boys’ into Levane and then onto the autostrada to Guacila?? We left them at the stadium and then Silvia took us to the Ceraldo Monastery – I may have the ...
... We had a nice tasting with a variety of foods and four very nice wines. After leaving Montepulciano, we drove to Pienza which is famous for its pecorino cheese. Many of the stores were closing, but we found a nice place for dinner. It was a great day driving around and seeing many different Tuscan towns. According to my Fitbit, we walked 19, 584 steps and 7.7 miles! I think some of that may have included ...
... by Florence until 1861 when it became part of a reunited Italy.
Toward the end of our 25 kilometer walk from Buonoconvento to Montalcino our directions indicate that while there have been some uphill climbs and some downhill walks we are in for a "steep up hill" to reach our hotel that sits atop Montalcino. Italy is the home of concrete. During the Roman Empire, engineers discovered concrete and many of the Roman structures ...