Ciao, Italia!

Put down your coffee... I just returned from a gorgeous nine days in Tuscany.  Doesn't that sound glamorous?  My best friend from childhood and her little sis arranged a vacation for twelve friends in an outstanding villa outside Cortona, Italy.  

I was most intrigued by the villa we stayed in - the owners are from Houston and purchased the 1760 era property in 1999.  It had not been lived in since 1970 and the renovation took seven years to complete!  I'm pretty industrious, but a seven year endeavor seemed exhausting to even think about.  Here are a few highlights...

If you are interested, I would say the pricing is rather reasonable.  Check it out here.