Category Archives: Arezzo

Foodie Notes

When it rains it pours. Scotty and I don’t usually go out to eat very often, preferring to cook at home. Unless the restaurant is really something special, I tend to enjoy homemade food over your standard dining-out fare. But … Continue reading

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Chianti Excursions

While we were with my parents we took several day-trips to the surrounding towns. Our first was Montepulciano – one of many lovely Medieval towns in the area. Apparently Montepulciano recently served the the dubious role of movie set for … Continue reading

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Il Borro

My dad happens to be one of the best vacation planners around! More specifically he finds the most amazing accommodation. Our family trip to Mexico was a stunning success due to the huge house he found. And for our trip … Continue reading

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Arezzo

On Saturday Scotty and I flew from Edinburgh to Milan, took the train to Florence, spent the night and then took a train to Arezzo where we met up with my parents – who had come in from Paris the … Continue reading

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