Bagni di Pisa Palace & Spa
TravelPod Member ReviewsCasa do Baixinho I - III Viana do Castelo
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... and although much of the city centre was jammed packed with crowds of tourists, the Gelati, fabulously large historical buildings, watching the sunset over Florence from Piazza Michelangelo and visiting the rolling Tuscan hills the city did not let me down. One of my favourite days in Florence was an all day bike ride and wine tour. After a 25km bike ride through the picturesque winding roads of the Tuscan countryside we indulged on a delicious traditional Tuscan lunch ...
... Giuliano Terme, a thermal bath town that was popular among nobles and royalty for hundreds of years. Now I suppose I could indulge in this luxury, but I choose instead to take a stroll along the stream, play some music in the partk and enjoy a deicious gelatto. Time to start climbin up a the hill where I come across a pleasant surprise: a grassy area that wa once a Roman Amphitheatre. From here you get a good panoramic view of the plains o f Pisa... And that ...
... no mistake, but the other buildings around it deserve just as much recognition. We chose not to climb the tower, figuring that it would be better to get pictures *of* the tower, rather than *from* the tower.
The Baptistry is a large circular building with unbelievably acoustics, this was demonstrated to us by a woman who chanted a few simple notes, only for them to reverberate around the whole place. It was quite something.
Venturing inside ...
... was thin crust so the size was just right.
When I got the bill, I noticed that I hadn’t been charged for the Coffee or Gelato, and I questioned that. She told me not to worry about it. I was instructed to pay in the back and when I went to the rear of the restaurant, there was an employee sitting at a small table next to the Bar with an older printing type adding machine (I was surprised that he didn’t have a Croupier’s hat). Taking ...
... all the way around the city and you can bike or walk along the top which we did. Is only 4km long stopping along the way to sight see, relax and take pictures.
Lyndsey and I have both been eating well so need to worry that we aren't looking after ourselves. The breakfast is great at the hotel and they cook us eggs fresh then there is an assortment of pastries, cereal, cheese, meats and even kiwi fruit and bananas(which I ...