Salvapiano Holiday Ranch
Travel Blogs from Riotorto
... conquered Volterra and now a prison used to house serial killers! We came across a tiny coffee shop and stopped for a coffee and pastry. That evening we gathered for a wine tasting in cellars below the street at La Vena di Vino. A selection of 4 local wines with cheese, proscuitto and salami :) We joined Kendra, Leanne, Gill and Kathy for pizzas that night. The town is quaint but packed with tourists at this time of ...
Our last morning in Rome :( We were up early to leave for a run at 6am. It's beautiful and quiet and we make our way to the Spanish Steps again with the idea of running through Rome's cobbled street on our 'own'. We take twists and turns and pass the Pantheon and other by now familiar sights. We eventually head for the Victor Emmanuel Monument and Via Nazionale back home. Eager to enjoy a proper coffee at a ...
Should've known better. An available room with a sea view. That was all well and good but.... when the shower was used, the whole room flooded! And there was a deep end! Something to do with floor levels ???
While we had suspected they may be a problem, hadn't anticipated this level of water. I'd been sat on the bed reading, and didn't notice till Paul came out of the bathroom. There ...
The CIRCA performers were long gone, onto their next venue before we headed down to breakfast. Heading to the coast, scooted round Rome on the autostrada, wonderful. Banks of flowering oleander brightening up the autostrada roadside. Thriving in the local climate.
Coming off the autostrada, nearly came a cropper. Paul actually paid the toll to a person, who was so ...
... in town. It seems that every time you see a piazza the next one is more beautiful than the last. These architects back in the day were really smart. Although they could not have predicted the future of the automobile these narrow streets and high walls in every town provide much needed shade. We of course traveled to Tuscany in record heat even for them. They have had almost no rainfall and temperatures were souring above 100 each day. This means that ...
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services