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.
... easier, john and I mistranslated a dish from the menu though and instead of creamy pasta he got creamy soup which didn't go down so well. For tea we had a wine tasting at a local family run winery. Still feeling under the Weather I didn't actually try any wine but john wasn't going to say no. Discovered he still doesn't like wine. The Tuscan hills look exactly like you picture them but the roads are far from straight so not a fun bus ...
... past. At other times it was quite narrow, especially on the corner steps. The view was amazing on each level, naturally helped by the sun shining. The Firenze Card has certainly been worth it as most of the places we've visited have cost at least €10.
Since the Medici Chapels closed at 1:50 we headed there next. They were doing restoration work here, as well as packing away a special exhibition, so we didn't get to see everything there (which at €10 entry price ...
... this was also towards the end of the night after all our drinks were finished. I thought we did good, but we
actually got boo'd off stage! No one either knew what the song was or they hated it themselves. After listening to the videos I dont think I wil ever be able to listen to that song again the same. Hahaa and yes we do have videos! We then went to the club "Blue Velvet" where yet again it was "Sarah's birthday". This club we got into VIP ...
... 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 ...