Agriturismo & Country House Villa Poggiolo
Travel Blogs from Perugia
... and yes, more ice cream.), then went to an old roman ampitheater (like the colosseum but much, much smaller.). It was the ruins of an ampitheater that could seat 6000 people. And that was a small one! It was a semi circle built of stone, with a modern wooden stage, and lots of grass. We had a look around there, at all the stonework and the artifacts. We then went back to the car, and drove to Umbertide ...
... for airport in Florence and then got onto auto strada (freeway). Heading in right direction we arrived around 4.30 pm after a deviation to another factory outlet. This is the night we stay in a castle "under the Tuscan sun"! The photos hopefully give you a better picture than my ...
... to our room and, got dry, then hung around with Lily and Ellie, then we went on a walk. We walked down The White Road, to an 'abandoned village'. When we got there, we figured out that someone actually lived there (we think!) so we started to walk back up the road, in 25-30 degree heat. Mum decided to take a 'short cut' up a grassy hill, (with bees and wasps everywhere!) ...
... at about 180 km per hour.). After a while someone (*cough* Becky *cough*) needed to go toilet, so we stopped for that then went on to find some lunch. We stopped at a service center for lunch (they didn't have any chicken cordon bleu's :( ), and we bought a panini each. We then 'made tracks' towards the country side villa that we would be staying in for a week. As we drove, we looked out the window, and saw mountains, that ...
I have learned so much throughout the past weekend. Most of our group left to various places: Cinque Terre and Venice. While those are both quite alluring places and I will visit them at some point, I decided to stay back. Rather than getting up on Saturday at 5am to catch a train (after a long, tiring week) I slept in until 11:30, one of my favorite things to do. How glorious sleep feels after desiring it so badly!!!
Besides the buttload of homework I worked on ...
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- Swimming pool
- Kids activities or Babysitting
- Free parking
- Pets allowed