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... with groceries so we decided to check it out. We walked in to a Lidl and could not believe the pirces! Everything was so cheap in this large grocergy store. We bought a few premade burgers for our trip to Greece tomorrow and some gelato for the night. We rented a car online to drive us down from Thessoloniki to Athens tomorrow afternoon. I am a tad worried but hopefully everything will work out. Good thing my mother knows hows to drive a stick.
... village, behind an old wall with lots of history and with that comes the tourists. today there was also markets in the town square. lots of sunflowers everywhere being sold, mother's day gifts and leather handbags, as we were in the district and close to Florence where leather handbags are in great supply.
we found a gorgeous little coffee shop and had a special afternoon tea as it was mother's day, and I was missing my gorgeous children. they skyped me ...
... the view. I think I will try to make it up there tomorrow.
Following our drink, we took a stroll around the Duomo, which shone, beautifully in this late afternoon light. Lots of people were taking the same walk. We got another look at Ghiberti’s Gates of Paradise. Wow is it big! I often complain how long it takes to write a big orchestra piece, but he worked ...
... which, twice a year, ten insane jockeys ride in a horse race called the Palio. Not all of them make it to the finish line, indeed the winning horse is not required to have a rider on its back when it reaches the finish in order to win. To see what the race looks like, click here.
From Siena we drove to Florence, stopping on the way for a few hours in San Gimignano. This is a beautiful medieval village famed for its many towers, 14 of ...
... fall in love with each other, but Rodolfo later wants to leave Mimě because of her flirtatious behavior. However, Mimě also happens to be mortally ill, and Rodolfo also feels guilt, since their life together likely had worsened her health even further. They reunite for a brief moment at the end before Mimě dies.
Yes! Another tragic opera! The thing to remember is opera was often about melodrama which is why you see the singers strutting around the ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
- Pets allowed