Stoppiacce and Il Castagno
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Back in the car and on our way to Montepulciano Grant says… “Ok.. I think we are in Tuscany and the sun is shining… does that mean we can leave now?” Show this guy a movie with anything Italian and forever it will be quoted back to you! (For those who haven't seen it... Under the Tuscan Sun was the reference!).
Essentially today is a travel day. We left at 10am “ish” and should arrive around 3pm. ...
... a source of reserves, and
a pre-paving momentum. The main feelings are security and relaxation. My job is
to relax into this Surround, as it is only minimized by resistance and fear.
The momentum of flight is comprised of the energy which
comes from my engagement with the wind; New and established relationships,
community and intimate partnership. (I am also forming general interest in
travel companionship, of the ...
Tuscany here I come.
Perhaps one of the most attractive areas in Italy. Cruising roads through quaint villages along vineyards busting with grapes; the sweet fragrance of the many fruit trees is in the air.
Children licking gelati in the streets and old men sipping their espressos on the benches in front of their local trattoria.
The pace is definitely a lot slower in this part of the world.
I won't say much more and let the pictures tell the ...
... Roma, then the turn off to Perugia, then Cortona and 3 1/4 hours after we set off, we arrived in the gorgeous hill top town of Cortona. I have been in love with this town ever since reading Frances Maye's book, Under the Tuscan Sun, over 13 years ago. We have been here twice before, but I have never been able to find Bramasole. We will set off tomorrow after breakfast to walk the 2 kms to find it. This time, I will have ...
... houses. It is said that sometimes Frances Mayes enjoys welcoming American tourist with some cookies. We were wishing for that one, but no luck. We finally found Bramasole but the gates were closed. We took pictures outside and felt satisfied of what we have accomplished for that day.
We stopped by the Cathedral and took some photos. The view was amazing! I could not capture through my camera lens the beauty that my eyes saw. It was too awesome. ...
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