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Castello di Verrazzano - May 15, 2012
Dating back to 1150 or earlier, this castle was was home to Giovanni da Verrazzano, born there in 1485, who discovered New York harbor, and later was honored in the naming of the Verrazzanno bridge...
Cooking lessons at the end of the road - May 16, 2012
So we were told about this winery/B&B called Casa Al Vento by someone we met the previous day. Located in Gaiole in Chianti, we were looking for somewhere to take cooking classes, so we made a ...
Drinking our way through Italy - May 14, 2012
The day started with a simple buffet breakfast – some cheese, prosciutto, fruit, Tuscan bread, preserves, and coffee. During breakfast we decided that the staff isn't very friendly here. ...