Podere Il Caggio Appartements
- Swimming pool
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... several museums. The first we visited was the Museo Civicao which is housed in the Palazzo Comunale that serves as the town hall. Completed in 1311 its tower, the Torre Grossa, is the tallest in the town. We rented an audio guide and started the tour.
Among the museum’s many good paintings is a set of early 14th century frescoes by Flilppucci – rare in that they depict everyday life. Known as the Wedding ...
... Punto! So, the good aspect to this is that we will be able to negotiate the many narrow roads and squeeze into tight parking spaces, the bad part is that maximum speed is around 90kph....kind of destroys any romantic notion I might have had cruising through Italy! Looking on the bright side, we headed off and found our way south with the help of our GPS stopping in at the city of Lucca for a quick look around. Our base for the next ...
... They had some unusual blends, but mostly familiar herbs.
For dinner tonight we went to Acqua de 2. This is a famous Italian restaurant. It has high ratings from TripAdvisor; was recommended from our hotel; and there was an autograph from John Cusack!
We were able to have a sampling of courses. They were delivered as chef's choice.
For a start:
Warm bread with garlic humus & bruschetta
Fennel salad, Corn salad, ...
... asking for help, but I didn't want to associate with this shady character so I just said, "Scusi, non capisco" again and again even as he insisted.
I'm grateful that the tour introduced me to this place -- I could stay here for a week. It's at this point that I knew I fell in love with Tuscany. The laid back countryside combined with beautiful architecture places it at the top of my list of places to return to.
... museum. But it was good. It was 11€ as well. Has a ton of Renaissance art. I saw paintings by Michelangelo, Donatello, Leonardo and the rest of the ninja turtles. Also Botticelli and Machiavelli. Good stuff.
Piazza della Signoria is definitely worth a stop. Lots of people hang out there. Also a small parade came through while I was there. It has the replica statue of David there along with other populars.
The restaurant Il Latini is not far from ...