Villa San Simone
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- Shuttle bus service
- Outdoor pool
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- Free High-Speed Internet
TripAdvisor Reviews Villa San Simone Pistoia
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... Craig enjoyed his gnocchi with prawns whilst I had Torti (big tortellini) with butter and sage, which is quite the specialty here. I love sage leaves. Craig also had a yummy steak – very delicious. Driving home in the dark through a very quiet Pistoia was also a different experience. We are loving coming home to our little Uliveto house.
WE had a great skype with Chris and with Alexander today - love you all in Adelaide.
... to female virtues which were dedicated to penelope and the women of sabines. The virtue of women as in being able to wait and be patient, and also being able to bring peace in times of discord. Old values as they might be it was still nice that they had devoted several rooms to women. Also the room for the god of agriculture was right above the room for Cosimo and it was interesting to see how the architect had planned this ...
... directed us to the top and told us a good spot for a view. After we caught our breath and took off a few layers to cool off, we went inside to grab a seat. These Italian men took a liking to us and offered us complimentary cappuccinos! Of course we say yes because coffee is necessary and pricey for such a small cup. These men were all fathers and grandpas and we ended up having nice, but broken english conversation on our half hour ride to Capri. We toured around Capri, taking in the ...
... a few small alabaster pieces to enjoy at home.
The Connors decided to stay longer in Volterra, so we and the Meyers drove 30 minutes to San Gimignano, a town with 14 medieval towers still standing (out of an original 72). It's a very cute town as you can see in the photos. It was a quick stop for dinner and gelato before driving back. San Gimignano is known for its boar meat...Oscar ordered the "roast pig shin" and it was actually quite tasty. It came with ...
... to see her it has been years. I hiked up a mountain one of the days to get a good view of the whole city and the surrounding mountains, this might have been the most amazing thing I have seen yet! I visited multiple cathedrals, and bought some new leather driving gloves at the leather market. Italy still stands as my favorite country so far and Florence helped prove that! Cheers, ...