LillyOnTheRoad visit Pistoia for grass in the town! Tuscany.

7 june 2014

valeria rythmyc

The essay Rhythmic Gymnastics of Valeria is about to begin … and then off to Pistoia!

This is the hashtag: #uapc2014 #blogtour #unaltroparcointoscana #pistoiaverdetoscana #pistoia

Visit Pistoia

We arrived in Pistoia. Scala Square is very characteristic.

visit pistoia sala square

Just in time for a great cheesecake.

visit pistoia sala square

Fienile della Farnia

Walking in the center and time fast flies. Here we are at the  Fienile della Farnia. Our accommodation for the night is very functional and renovated to create a truly wonderful places.

visit pistoia fienile della farnia

visit pistoia fienile della farnia

visit pistoia fienile della farnia

visit pistoia fienile della farnia

Roby doesn’t waste time. He takes a pictures and then immediately to sleep. Tomorrow will be a fully day!

visit pistoia fienile della farnia

8 june 2014

Tuscan countryside

The awakening is welcomed by the Tuscan countryside. The exterior area that yesterday we couldn’t see, is beautiful like interior.

visit pistoia tuscan countryside

visit pistoia tuscan countryside

visit pistoia tuscan countryside

visit pistoia tuscan countryside

Old town of Pistoia

Now we go in the center of Pistoia. The Cathedral shows all its splendor.

visit pistoia old town

Piazza della Sala today is a unique square: the green carpet of grass that covers it shows an old town on a human scale which the inhabitants live, and they like a lot.

visit pistoia old town

The whole center is animated and all with grass.

visit pistoia old town

Stalls and shops are showing their typical and there are even a petting zoo with animals and games about “grass” designed for the little ones.

visit pistoia old town with grass

The views are one more beautiful than the other.

visit pistoia old town with grass

visit pistoia old town with grass

This is a picture that I would have really liked so much to do! Great grass.

visit pistoia old town with grass

But there is no time to lose.

visit pistoia old town with grass

We climb to the top of the tower.

visit pistoia old town the tower

Even the bells we can play…

visit pistoia old town the tower

From the top of the tower

That’s… not really… but slowly… we do it the same!

visit pistoia old town from the tower

From the top the view is great.

visit pistoia old town

The stores sell all food for picnic on the grass.

visit pistoia old town with grass

Food that is consumed on the grass.

Villa Rospigliosi

visit pistoia rospigliosi

The time is coming and other place waiting us.

visit pistoia rospigliosi

Villa Rospigliosi, an historical house that is about to become a luxury resort… with beautiful grass.

visit pistoia rospigliosi

Abbonbrì

L’agriturismo Abbonbrì a riot of herbs and passion for the countryside.

visit pistoia abbronbrì

Maximum attention while they explain us all the herbs that grow wild…

visit pistoia abbronbrì

…and photographers who are very busy!

visit pistoia abbronbrì

The view from up here is relaxing and peaceful.

visit pistoia abbronbrì

visit pistoia abbronbrì

visit pistoia abbronbrì

visit pistoia abbronbrì

The views that are discovered are very typical, and dinner is at the top.

visit pistoia abbronbrì

We really had a great dinner with tastes and flavors, expertly mixed to the spontaneous fruits of the earth and herbs.

visit pistoia abbronbrì

To end the sweet of wild fennel. I can’t describe the goodness!

visit pistoia abbronbrì

9 june 2014

Mati viveros

The visit to the Mati viveros expected us in the early morning.

pistoia Mati viveros

Did you know that Pistoia is renowned in the world for viveros? I admit I have discovered only now.

pistoia Mati viveros

Hear the brothers Mati speak about their company is extremely interesting.

pistoia Mati viveros

Beyond the excellent results achieved and the creativity with which they have been able to approach the green to the other branches of business, the most striking aspect is their passion for job.

pistoia Mati viveros

Who speaks to us of children’s courses and programs organized in the company are very specials.

pistoia Mati viveros

Branch Tuscany Fair finds its fulfillment in the kitchen.

pistoia Mati viveros

Then a walk around outside.

pistoia Mati viveros

The garden dedicated to the arts, the vegetable bins that offers the products of the earth that you can be tasted in the farmhouse restaurant.

pistoia Mati viveros

Then the rose gardens, the various types of gardens, all because the customer can choose and understand what is going to buy.

pistoia Mati viveros

Look a little thing I found a bit hidden?

pistoia Mati viveros

As I like to see him run through the meadows, and specially to think about how much effort it save!

pistoia Mati viveros

The interesting things are not finished yet. In this room there is even a movie shot from a drone overhead view of the company.

pistoia Mati viveros

Francesco talks about his passion for the web and when it comes to this slide can only make us think and leave a little ‘bitter taste in my mouth thinking about our reality.

pistoia Mati viveros

It’s the lunch hour. Here’s how the restaurant welcomes us.

pistoia Mati viveros restaurant

Toscana fair restaurant

A room a bit reserved and we continue to talk about companies, green, web, problems and solutions.

pistoia Mati viveros restaurant

If the company gave an excellent image of itself, the flavors are the same.

pistoia Mati viveros restaurant

Photos may not illustrate the goodness, the simplicity and elaboration of the dishes and the refined tastes of this meal.

pistoia Mati viveros restaurant

They are one more good than the other.

pistoia Mati viveros restaurant

A professional chef and his passion for local products that are selected in a manic create a winning combination.

pistoia Mati viveros restaurant

We find it also in the choice of the details and furnishings. All rigorously Italian determine the choice.

pistoia Mati viveros restaurant

The pastries and coffee close this day. It’s time to go home with the knowledge that in Italy there are still serious companies who insist, despite everything, to evolve and bring up the name of Italy in the world!

pistoia Mati viveros restaurant

 

This entry was posted in Italy, Ontheroad, Tuscany and tagged , , . Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply