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... at some stage. All the time admiring the stunning view (well it was a good excuse to rest) as we moved higher and higher above the main town.
The walled town atop the Monte was amazing as we entered it through someones back yard, not that they minded as this is after all a public trail. We are in a central sunfilled square with locals sitting around chatting and catching up on events of the day. Wander back down the hill, this ...
... about 15 minutes away where there is a giant Prada outlet store. Lovely clothes, bags, shoes etc but so very expensive. Even though we can get 30% discount off with cousin’s daughter – we have decided against this. So then we decided to ring and drop in on my Zia Nanina – which was lovely although she is consistently dominating in a sweet manner. Still raining we came home to cook our own dinner for a change. Our home is warm and cosy and hopefully the washing will ...
... and a death-defying experience for those transporting the stars and support cast to the town.
View from Volterra's rooftops. Note the elevation and imagine the roads getting there.
The square when the "Bella rescues Edward" scene was filmedThe famous clock tower is behind me. Hollywood set up a fountain in the middle of the square, but dismantled it afterward. For Twi-hard fans who would notice such things, that's why ...
... Panicale, as far as we can make out.
Reading the history book, century ago, or more, the authorities imposed a "salt tax", so the locals revolted and started making bread without salt and in these parts, they still make their bread without salt. They have just become accustomed. However for the visitor, long term visitors at that, it's not the best taste.
Back to the story, on our return home we could hear music playing in ...
Oct 25, 2014 After a great breakfast, we headed out today to visit Montepulchiano,....another hillside town. We've been here before, but this time was different. For one thing it was cold. The wind was terrible. The other difference was that it was almost deserted. Last time it was earlier in the season,....and it was packed. This time there ...