Hotel Garden Tirrenia
Travel Blogs from Tirrenia
... The drive up takes your breath away and once the car is parked we stand for such a long time just taking in the panoramic view. This town has great shopping and so we decide to separate, Paul and I in one direction and Kathy and Marilyn in another. We spend a lot of time going into the many different shops. We make wine purchase of San Gimignano Chianti, and a few other purchases. I have searched out a place for lunch on Trip Advisor, ...
... Chad stayed behind while we went out and explored the town and grabbed some lunch. When we got back, Chad and I rode bikes back into town and rode along the wall. The bike ride on the wall was about 2.5 miles, and the vistas were out of a travel magazine! There are really no significant historical sights to see in Lucca, it's just a beautiful ...
... a Moriano’. (The plan is to walk there and then catch the train back.)
‘Ponte a Moriano’ is a little town on the way to Aulla and it seems to be a semi-industrial town…paper products by the looks of it. There is an off- shoot off the river that dissects
the town and really adds to the general feeling of the town.
We arrived just after 1.00 which meant everything was closed…the walk along the banks of the river was very easy, flat ...
... 8217; (tongue in cheek) and that was that…it was a lovely conversation though and I know Mary really got a buzz from it.
Sean was funny…half way through he looked up at me and said " I don’t mean to be critical but… Michael you’re looking very tired…"…the rest of us laughed when Alycia reminded him that we had got up at 4.30am for the call. Hee Hee
I immediately fell back to bed after the call and didn’t get ...
... 6.30 pm and made our way back to Brunella.
So what started out as a day of high possibilities and a town that didn’t offer much…. ended up being the best of times with us staying in Aulla all that time. Mary and I had a ball.
We still found the energy to do our walk around the wall as we hadnt had time that morning.
ABSOLUTELY FANTASTIC DAY… keep them coming!!!
Woke up to our first real Rainy ...