Agriturismo Il Poggione
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
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... but wait till they're married to have sex, no profanity, no (real-life) violence, no perversion, drugs or depravity. They characters are awesome and the story gripping. So, what's not to love, right? So refreshingly different, and, like I said, good clean fun. Now. With that out of the way, I will begin with a huge paean for my wonderful husband: Throughout our lives and travels, he has not only indulged my interests in books and movies WAY ...
This is why you hear people talk of spending their entire vacation in Tuscany, the area in the central mountains of north-west central Italy, north of Rome and south of Florence.
If you like rolling vistas over miles of countryside, this is the place for you.
... back to 500 BC. It was an interesting tour. They grow their grapes just outside the gates and then bring the juice into town to ferment in oak barrels down in the caves. We also went down into an Etruscan tomb. Notice the picture of the cow head on the cave wall that shows up really well with flash. During the war, the caves were used as shelter and the tomb was used as a freezer with layers of ice and ...
... perched on high atop steep hills that provide the residents a safe refuge during the intermittent wars that raged in central Italy. In the middle ages the region was caught up in conflicts between the northern Italian city states of Florence and Siena. The region was also embroiled in the periodic fighting between supporters of the German Holy Roman Empire and the Papacy. The region became part of the Grand Duchy of Tuscany and ...
... of Montalcino (Borghetto, Ruga, Travaglio and Pianello) challenge each other in an archery contest, which recalls medieval tradition. This festival is a smaller version of the biggest medieval style festival of the year in October, called the Festival of the Thrush.
Gretchen Becomes An Honorary Borghettessa
Because I learned much more about the festival I happened onto at the Borghetta neighborhood dinner (for 300 people), I will circle ...