La Masseria Casa Vacanze
Travel Blogs from Empoli
... is 2 miles contrary to Rick Steve's travel guide) on rough stone streets lined with stores and restaurants to the leaning tower. They require a guide to take a small group at a time so we had to get timed tickets and could only stay at the top for ten minutes. I can't believe the crooked narrow winding stairs we had to climb. They are made of marble and have big dips worn in them from foot wear. I'm ...
... when we arrived, with music and bikes on show and it was nice to see people there watching them, although when we saw the schedule of events for that night, there was going to be things going on up to 2 am, Nic shuddered. We found a small osteria nearby to get some dinner which was very nice and authentic, and the tiramisu was the best we'd had so far in Italy (our way of testing the quality of a restaurant), plus we were getting into the 3EUR for a carafe of wine
... Dan down hard.... do you think rich pasta, alcohol and walking brings him out???? After a couple of very happy hours we headed towards our hotel and booked a wine tour for Thursday. We have a delicious dinner at a restaurant near our home for 3 days. Dinner consists of 1kg steaks (full of purines), pasta, calzoni and wine (full of purines). Gout Boy will love this feast. Off to bed we go for an early night.... Those purines sure tucker Gout Boy out! Ciao ...
... he has taken his two boys out of school for a term and they are travelling around Europe, just so happens our paths have crossed in Florence! He's off to Venice tomorrow, and we are heading for Pisa. Figured we'd save some € and go to the supermarket got some lovely parma ham and melon, and of course pasta and pesto, to finish we had a peach each. Entree, main and dessert! Backpacker style! Another un eventful early night, but I'm ok with that! Off to Pisa ...
... so many wonderful friends she's met right there in Florence.
After dinner Nancy took us up to the top of the Westin Exclesior for an amazing view of the city at night. Every view is magical.
We went home.. I drank wine and worked on the bliggity blog, then went to bed.
Tomorrow is our last day! :( Yikes, that came quick.
I'm really missing my baby girl! Momma, Daddy, & Nana love you Olive. See you soon
How has this ranch rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Free parking