Locanda Dello Spicchio

Address: Strada del Banditone, Castiglione D'Orcia, Tuscany, 53023, Italy | Ranch
 
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Location

This ranch, located on Strada del Banditone, Castiglione D'Orcia, is near Abbazia di San Salvatore.
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    Travel Blogs from Castiglione D'Orcia

    The Empire is now kaput

    A travel blog entry by fredwfussell on Oct 20, 2015

    12 photos

    ... We do not disagree. Unfortunately for us they were engaged in restorative work on the exterior front. The inside was pristine. The church is rich with paintings and frescoes. In fact Mike (aka Michelangelo) reviewed the ceiling and wall art before painting the Sistine Chapel. Bird is also especially impressed with the alternating black and white stone work. Rather surprising they could build such a structure in a fairly out of the way place during the middle ...

    Under the Tuscan Sun......

    A travel blog entry by rnnladolcevita on Oct 15, 2015

    1 comment, 48 photos





    Buongiorno !!

    You would probably have had to have been ensconced in a nunnery not to have heard of Cortona. Believe it or not, it was already a well-known Tuscan hill town before France's Mayes wrote about renovating her house, “Casa Bramasole” and then it was made into a very "hollywood" movie "Under the Tuscan Sun" starring Dianne Lane. ...

    Olio Di Oliva Festiva

    A travel blog entry by rnnladolcevita on Oct 14, 2015

    53 photos

    ... perfect - Bella giornata, sunny and warm . It was lovely in amongst all the shimmering olive trees , lots of chatter from everyone busily picking . We thought we could just shake the tree , as we do with ours at home , and they would just fall off . Oh no, no, no no ......
    The Italians believe that you should harvest before they are ripe ,to get the best peppery flavour in the oil , so that means that the little buggers are very hard to get off, so ...

    Tuff Town- Civita di BagnoRegio

    A travel blog entry by rnnladolcevita on Oct 13, 2015

    32 photos

    ... island and the pace of the erosion quickened ,as the layer of clay below the stone was reached.
    A bridge was constructed to keep Civita connected to BagnoRegio in the 1900's .The village is known in Italian as il paese che muore ("the town that is dying"). There are about 12 people who live there year round , and up to about 100 in summer as Civita is now under a new erosion threat of unregulated tourists. (Of course that ...

    Pienza&Piegaro(Formaggio e Castagna!!)

    A travel blog entry by rnnladolcevita on Oct 13, 2015

    1 comment, 44 photos

    Another day ,another beautiful village..... Or two !!

    It was time for ABF.... Another Bloody Festival !!! There is just no rest in this country from Festivals!! This time it was the Chestnut Festival, Sagra Della Castagna at Piegaro. Having never eaten or actually even seen a real chestnut , we were really looking forward to this one .....



    Piegaro is another gorgeous hilltop medieval walled village, about 30 ...