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TripAdvisor Reviews Podere Sant'Alessandro Rapolano Terme
Travel Blogs from Rapolano Terme
... driving and Grant is now quoting Shrek … something about waffles so apparently it does not need to be specifically Italian movies to keep us entertained!). Since there was no internet at the last hotel or on the road it is pointless to worry about the office (much) so we have switched to worrying about Chester who we are convinced is probably depressed and has likely stopped eating in protest of our abandoning him. I think in truth ...
... valleys ...rocky mountains similar to the Swartberg......Villages are high up ... Gypsy villages low down....Messy like squatter camps... The marble quarries are amazing...the countryside is flattening out, we pass groves of olive trees and vineyards as well as prickly pears galore on the roadside ... Tom is salivating! Finally we see the sea. Rod and John are at home again....another place to explore! ...
... happily overflowing with positive comments about this sojourn.
As we were reluctantly leaving this haven I noticed a statue with soldiers helmets on it. I didn't know what it was for but took a picture anyway. Upon asking Giovanni (the tour director) he was able to tell me it is a monument to all the soldiers but especially the Canadians and Americans of the Second World War, so it was a good thing the picture was taken.
Afterward we stopped ...
... We eventually found some and it was rather expensive and tasty. that night we waited for the sun to go down and the tourists to clear out and we went for a stroll around in the nice cool breeze and checked out the duomo and the main square which was a hive of activity with all the locals coming out to socialise. Siena was a great stop for two days with medieval streets and 12th century churches with giant wooden roof struts. ...
We then went out for dinner and walked around the town. The guys went back out at night and ...