Locanda del Ponte del Garbo

c/o Matteotti 126, Asciano, Tuscany, 53041, Italy | Inn
 

Travel Blogs from Asciano

Bye bye Tuscany, hello Roma!

A travel blog entry by 2swans

... and dry. Job done! Then to a tour office as we only have 3 days here before off to the Amalfi Coast. Booked the hop on hop off for tomorrow and the Vatican and colosseum on Monday...can't go to the Vatican on a Sunday as it is closed! Will probably hit the Trevi Fountain tonight and gift a few Euro's to help pay the Italian debt. No photo's yet, so will update some tomorrow, which will include some of Tuscany. ...

Day 8 - The Most Beautiful Place on Earth

A travel blog entry by eat.play.laugh

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... leaving for some place with more life in it, but boy were we glad we didn't! The place filled up quickly and the food may have been the best we've eaten so far in Italy [okay, maybe right up there with the truffle pasta in Rome for me (Jen)]. We ordered the fried zucchini flowers and caprese salad to start. I ordered the ravioli with eggplant and mozzarella, and Carrie ordered the gnocchi with Gorgonzola and walnuts for our mains. For dessert, we ordered the tiramisu and panna ...

A day in the Tuscan hills

A travel blog entry by michie-and-paul

... devotion to Our Lady, highlighted by the white robe of the monks. It seems to be a very serene place. More driving through the gorgeous countryside and we arrive in the little town of San Giovanni d'Assso. This gorgeous little hilltop village is home to the Museo del Tartufo (White Truffle Museum), which we visit after having a wander round town and lunch at a quaint little restaurant, of which the highlight in many of the dishes is Tartufo ...

Siena

A travel blog entry by weinstein

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... purchased our train ticket and rushed to the platform.  If we miss this train we'll miss the last bus from the station to Cortona.  The board announced the train was 15 minutes late ... Great!  We make it to Camucia, our station near Cortona and make a bee line to the bus stop with minutes to spare.  My Internet schedule proves to be wrong and the sign shows no more buses.  Deflated, we head up the street in search of a taxi. ...

Sunshine in Siena

A travel blog entry by tan14

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... town known for Pecorino cheese. We didn’t have long here as we wanted to get to Montelpulicano. Here there were spectacular views across Tuscany. We wandered around the very steep streets until it was time to return to Siena. Pienza and Montelpulicano are definitely two places I would like to revisit. You really need a car.

Unfortunately for my last day it was spent in bed unwell trying to get better for my trip north to Milan which I will go by ...

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This inn, located on c/o Matteotti 126, Asciano, is near Abbazia di Monte Oliveto Maggiore.
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