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Travel Blogs from Borgo San Lorenzo
... me wrong, I have come across beautiful places and people here too, but I like to try and give the full picture.
Massa Marittima was more of my preferred lifestyle.
"Under the Tuscan the Sun" is a great movie that accurately portrays aspects of Tuscany. In the movie, the main character buys a beautiful little villa - it is rough living, but well worth it for the lovely country and people she enjoys there. I ...
... 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 ...
... br> So mission accomplished, with only a few mistakes: that of a cash advance at a cambio (use your bank's recommended atm or bring enough cash for the duration of your trip) and ordering something recommended by a waiter that is contrary to what you actually had in mind to eat for lunch (or dinner, etc.)
10 Most Useful Things So Far
For those of you wanting to travel or live similarly to me for a month or three, following are the things I have found most ...
Okay, so i officially suck at remembering to blog...Sorry! haha but here we go:
Okay wow, i didn't realize it's been a whole week. Whoops! On Wednesday we went to the church of San Marco. It was really really interesting because it used to be a monestary, so before visiting it we learned all about the monk lifestyle. It turns out they live in these tiny rooms with nothing but a window, a bed, and a beautiful fresco of The Crucifixion. We weren't supposed to ...
... started with a bus ride to another train station and then to Rome. None of the other tickets I had purchased included a bus so when I showed up to the train station to not see my train there ... I panicked. Luckily I found some officers and they told me that it was the bus and it was leaving in two minutes. I turned on the spot and ran for the bus and stopped it just before it was about to pull away. It was a close call! I would be lying if I said I got a wink of sleep that ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool