Locanda del Ponte del Garbo

Address: c/o Matteotti 126, Asciano, Tuscany, 53041, Italy | Inn
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This inn, located on c/o Matteotti 126, Asciano, is near Abbazia di Monte Oliveto Maggiore.
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Siena on Foot- Day 9

A travel blog entry by jjstaar on Jul 12, 2014

5 photos

... of those long, cobbled fingers reaches steeply up and away from the Piazza and each spawns dozens of smaller side streets and even tinier lanes.

Along the streets are many shops selling high end clothing and shoes as well as handcrafts and objets d'art. There are fine restaurants close to the centre and more simple take away a bit further out. The Piazza has a frill of umbrellas ...

Twerking it Italian style

A travel blog entry by jlb43409 on May 27, 2014

3 comments, 17 photos

... rolled in around 515p and said the ride was beautiful and hilly, but doable. Our evening activity was pizza making! We were all issued chefs hats an aprons, and then had a demo of how to make a proper pizza dough. Ken and Lauren were our two reps for the demo, as they got to make and knead the dough. After, we all got our own crusts to add our own ingredients for dinner. The pizza's all went into a stone oven, and we went inside for ...


A travel blog entry by zo_zo on Sep 08, 2013

110 photos

... of the Council of the Nine that governed the city. On this fan-shaped piazza, there is a horserace run every year but I forgot the name of it and I can't be bothered to look it up. It's happened every year for hundreds of years.
We were taken into the Basilica di San Domenico, an impressively built but plainly decorated church. Photos weren't allowed there, so you won't see any of it. Then we went to la Casa di Santa Caterina. St. Catherine was the patron saint ...

Sunday in Siena

A travel blog entry by oclc on Jan 27, 2013

2 comments, 6 photos

... that the appropriate line of action would be to head to a crepe selling cafe. Which we did. And it was awesome! While at the cafe I was treated to the delightful show of a group of very camp looking Italian boys doing ballet moves and stretches in the middle of the square. It was delightful.
The most...interesting?... bizarre?...moment of the day was going to the church of Saint Domenico and being treated to the fascinating and ...


A travel blog entry by chuckjeanfl on May 19, 2012

1 comment, 18 photos

... medieval town with amazing Tuscan country views. We arrived early so it wasn't too crowded. We spent an hour there, saw their cathedral, and sampling foods in the farmers market. We bought porcetta, pesto, and wild boar sausage. Oh, and gelato too. Just walking around the old streets was surreal. I think the best pictures of the day all came from here. I took over 300 pictures today, plus Chuck took 55 on the second camera). Next we went to a small winery where ...