Travel Blogs from Florence
Time for us to move on from Rome and make our journey to Florence! It was an early morning to pack up and get ready to move to our new location. We needed to settle up with the B&B and then Mae it to Roma Termini for a 10:35 train to Firenze. It was definitely tough getting up this morning, the body is starting to react to all this walking and …
... Rome. I feel I have missed out on 47yrs of friendship with her so must make up,for,much lost time! we have agreed to keep in touch by phone as she doesn't do email although young lovely Giovanni does.May 23Another year older! Sadly Jon is not up to much and decides he can't manage the time we had arranged to,spend doing a bit of ' different' sightseeing by car with Antonella. So the gorgeous cemetery ( acatolica) where Keats ...
... schedules, it was really difficult to get all 25 Iowa Staters together. But we FINALLY got it to work out! We all stuffed our bellies full and talked about our experiences so far since being abroad, and pretty much everyone I talked to was not ready to leave the beautiful city of Florence. I sure know that I will have to be forced to get on that plane to go home :( I never want to leave here with the girls I became so close with.
... never made it to the Leaning Tower.
We then took a much needed nap on the rest of the way to Florence on the train.
Florence- the string in the shower is for an alarm if you fall down and hurt yourself. It is not the fan. It makes the same noise as a fire alarm. Andrew was not happy. We also have an interesting shower...there is no curtain or barrier around it. It is literally just right there in the corner as soon as you walk in. Handicap accessible I guess? Now ...
... factory and watch some things being made and get some tips on how to tell the difference between real and fake leather. And then we all had a delicious 4 course meal at a local restaurant for dinner, and it was so yummy and the portion sizes were huge! We all had to waddle home with very full bellies after that. The next morning we wanted to go to the Academia Museum but lines were massive so we put that on the hold and headed to Santa Maria Del Fiore cathedral/the Duomo (the ...
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