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Tuscany tour, day 5

After our morning coffee Carlo took us to the villa the movie Under the Tuscan Sun was based on. I loved the movie and it was a thrill to see the pretty villa. We took photos of the now empty villa before … Continue reading

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Tuscany Tour, Day 4

Today was our free day. We had the option of milling around Cortona or hanging out at the villa and just having a relax. Screw that! We are only here for a short time let’s make the most of it. … Continue reading

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Tuscany Tour, Day 3

Today we started by visiting the town of Orvieto. This gorgeous town is built over an ancient Etruscan town preserved by a volcano. We were able to do a tour underground and explore the town that once was. Orvieto is … Continue reading

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Stella Bella Wine Dinner

The drought has broken! Last week I attended a Stella Bella wine dinner at our local tavern with my best friend Diane. I had bought the tickets for her birthday a month ago and I decided I could not go to … Continue reading

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CBD Restaurant and Bar

Living in the suburbs means a trip to the city is few and far between. An 11th wedding anniversary found us spending the night in the city and looking for a appropriate dinner location. Relatively unfamiliar with the dining gems … Continue reading

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