Tenuta Colli Verdi
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Back in the car and on our way to Montepulciano Grant says… “Ok.. I think we are in Tuscany and the sun is shining… does that mean we can leave now?” Show this guy a movie with anything Italian and forever it will be quoted back to you! (For those who haven't seen it... Under the Tuscan Sun was the reference!).
Essentially today is a travel day. We left at 10am “ish” and should arrive around 3pm. ...
I just have to finish off in Tuscany ... We spent our last morning in Bagni di San Filippo...one of the local thermal sulphur bath areas near Pienza. Well what a laugh...we never expected the guys to rise to the occasion .....but they did, shower caps and all...looking like those other rubber things!!! What a laugh... We all enjoyed it and came out relaxed and smiling! A super little lunch spot ...
I walked right up to the edge of the cliff, took a few deep
breaths, lifted my arms into a V shape, and fell. I felt the drop in the gut,
the bright terror, and the exhilaration of free falling into a foreign culture
without much insulation, only minimal plans, and even less language
This past week I seemed to have thudded to a stop, feeling
the tear of a sharp branch or two on the way down, and the ...
... while. The GPS has worked pretty well but got its knickers in a twist over the one way system in Bracciano, which is where we became separated.
We finished the day in the charming hilltop town of Montefiascone - the only thing not quite so charming was the climb up to the place - the clue is in the name! At least the first bit tomorrow will be downhill!
We have managed 113km today which is a bit less than our target but not too bad. We should settle into things after a few ...
... a butcher shop with him. The city was incredibly beautiful; it sat on a cliffside, which meant a whole bunch of walking uphill, but the people and atmosphere was really friendly and homey. So many would come and ask me where I am from and how I am doing, and you could tell everyone was very close in the town. I want to go back there soon and just hang out.