Monsignor della Casa Country Resort
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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
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... further than we intended, but did find our way back to the Boboli Gardens but decided not to go through them. Went to the Pitti Palace instead. This was the home of the second major Florentine family (Medici was the other) and rather grand. Now houses treasure from both families. Some rooms have that distinctive Versailles look about them, with each room trying to outdo the previous one for an ornate ceiling, but many were fairly plain. Staircases were very ...
... amazing steep inclines. Not for the faint of heart - that's for sure. Driving through the country side, dotted with olive groves, grape vines and fields of freshly mowed hay, I noticed that there was no livestock - no cows, no fields of horses, goats or sheep. Odd. The highlight of the evening was going to a small but good winery for a Tuscan dinner and wine tasting. Beautifully presented, educational and very ...
... from the center. There was/is a beautiful view of the Tuscan hills from the drive. Goats, horses, cows, donkeys, are a few animals found in their quant farm. The signs were hand painted and situated perfectly, giving a country feel. BUT..There was no one to be found at the inn.
We walked around, knocked on doors, rang door bells until after awhile an extremely tall italian walked up. (I think the neighbors saw us and called..) He greeted us with a little confusion and ...
... outside the market where all you smell is leather; coats, gloves, and purses. It was wonderful. :)
Florence seems more calm and collected than the crazy bustling streets of Rome, its a great change of pace. Off to bed for now, to spend lovely Christmas Eve roaming the streets tomorrow.
Enjoy the pictures :)
... Don't know why the English think the French as rude! Slightly panicking as an English couple are giving a travelling narrative and it seems that the train is late. I have 30 minutes to find my train to Florence. I arrive with exactly 30 minutes to spare so that should be heaps I am hoping. I can see my train number on the board but have no idea what the Italian after it is saying. I see a very nice looking train employee so I ask him. I am in ...