Agriturismo Colle Cesoni
Travel Blogs from Rieti
... 2 Euros on the table for the partially consumed acqua. Just as we were gathering up our jackets in walked a distinguished looking gentleman - obviously the owner who had apparently been summoned by the female host to take the order of these Inglese speaking visitors. He was clearly unimpressed that he had been called to arms only to have his treasured (and paying) guests flee the scene. Anyway, off to the Pizzeria! ...
was originally called the "Flavian
building started in 72 AD....
it held 60,000 seated and 10,000 standing
the base was a timber floor covered with canvas and
under the floor there was a maze of rooms, pens for
it was originally totally covered with white
marble, which was alter removed and used in St Peters ...
... floors tell a story..such detailed craftsmanship created all those years
it would take several day long visits to appreciate
the volume of items on display
The Sistine Chapel did not disappoint either, the
steep steps down to it had us wondering but once inside it is
The colours, detail done by famous artists over the
years ..circa 1500 ..walls by Boticelli, Pinturicchio and Perugino etc ...
... metro, hop on hop off buses, local buses
all a 5 minute walk away... no retail shops except at the train
station..shopping precincts are 10-15 minutes away...
Lots of restaurants to choose from for our supper,
once again the gnocchi is put to the taste test...results will be put in print
when Italy is done!!
Excitedly we head off to sleep and be ready for the
Roman exploration ahead tomorrow...
... over the phone with the name of our hostel, decided to find the vatican, which is very close to our hostel, then find the Castel Saint Angelou, proceed to walk to our hostel from memory, about a 6 mile trek, all over rome.... what a stud. Haha. Wish i could give you some more stories, but we are about to create another one in a few minutes, heading out to the pubs again for our last night in rome!! Germany manana, looking forward to some rain and a great rock ...
How has this ranch rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet