Agriturismo La Presura
Travel Blogs from Greve
Today we woke up the sound of dogs barking outside, I think the guesthouse we were staying in was part of a farm or at least it sounded like it was! we had the kindest hosts who couldn't speak a word of English so we engaged in communication through nods and hand gestures. Travelling has made us realize how many people speak English from other non English speaking countries. We have been making an effort with the little bits of it as we have picked up some phrases but ...
... to walk in, stand there and just look at me. By this time I had had enough of Italian hospitality, and I told him to 'GIT!', which thankfully he did. Ann saw the no lock, no knob situation so decided to wait and pee at the bus station. Boy was she sorry. Sixty cents to use the toilet and you get your own pack of what looks like a purse-size tissue pack to use as toilet paper. So we get on the bus and had to sit toward the back. We thought there would be ...
... tunnel, new and different views were of the country presented. As we passed Firenza and headed toward the mountains, my wife commented "This is not how I pictured Toscana". But wait for it, wait for it…Out of another tunnel and there it was! Under the Tuscan sun. Well not really, it was cloudy, windy, and turning colder, but still, we were finally in Toscanna.
Arriving in Greve in Chianti, after finally finding a ...
... see in the USA. We entered an old building & went up 3 levels of spiral stairs. Once at the apartment we had to climb 2 more set of very narrow steps. She oriented us in the apartment. It was very similar than what I had seen on the pictures. It’s not luxurious or anything but it was clean & equipped with everything we might need. The terrace is fantastic! It’s the main reason I got this place. ...
... of this church and they charge you seperately to walk up to the dome. We met a nice mother and daughter from Toronto inline and talked to them for almost an hour while we waited in line. The climb of the dome was nice and not too hard; I think about 430 somthing steps? It was worth it though because the views were amazing! We just sat up at the top for while enjoying the sites of Florence. Its near because there is so much city but on all sides you can see foresty ...
How has this ranch rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Kids activities or Babysitting