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Greve in Chianti, Italy (11/7 to 25/7)
We have just spent the last two weeks amongst the winding hills and wineries of the Chianti region in Tuscany near a lovely town called Greve. With many thanks to our wonderful grandparents eighteen members of the family were able to stay at the two villas. Unfortunately not all members of the family could make it but such is the way of these things.
While staying in ...
We left Cinque Terre and picked up our pre-booked car at La Spezia and drove to our first stop Pisa. Pisa was started in 1173 and in 1185 it was only at it’s 3rd level when they noticed a lean. ( at that point about 3.85 cm) Work stopped and wasn't resumed until 1275. Another a new engineer was employed and he tried to correct the tilt by curving the structure back toward ...
... br> The meats and honey were served with wedges of hard cheese and the biggest fresh figs I have ever seen. Very close to the size of a tennis ball. These were from Forese's trees and were the first pick of the season that morning. We were pretty full then but we had a billion courses to go.
The mixture of the cured meats, fresh fruits, cheeses hard and soft and honey were a patchwork of fun and flavours.
Before we ate, Forese came in with a wine bottle ...
... myself and started to fill in the paperwork. The silver BMW was parked out front like an aircraft carrier next to the mopeds. Now had to wait for Ricardo, the owner/mechanic to fill the bike with oil ? Strange, I thought it would of been ready to go. But this is Italy ! After about 30 minutes he arrived, caught in traffic, in a massive van. He uses the van to deliver bikes to Vesper Tours in Tuscany. Ricardo was friendly and spoke ...
... I'm after a card wallet but they didn't seem to have what I wanted in their ranges. Beautiful leather jackets - girls you HAVE to get over here! The bags and gloves and other stuff are beautiful.
Cooling off before we scrub up for tea I checked up on mail, Facebook and thought I'd set down some thoughts here. A couple of contacts from the kids have me feeling sentimental.
Time to organise some photos!