Travel Blogs from Florence, Italy

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Firenze: Art of Heaven, Traffic from Hell, Florence, Italy travel blog

Firenze: Art of Heaven, Traffic from Hell

A travel blog entry by einsinaminion

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... very small, so if you stayed there long enough, you could really get to know the other travellers discovering the wonders of Florence. After this exhausting day, I thought we would have to leave Florence to stay at another hotel in Pisa or Sienna, but we ...

Towers with trees, leaning towers and friends, Florence, Italy travel blog

Towers with trees, leaning towers and friends

A travel blog entry by timscott23

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... lookout spot with free parking, intending to catch a bus home.  Once we had parked the car, we took a nigh time picture of Florence from the lookout and bought bus tickets, before making our way to the stop to wait for the next number 13.  We ...

Will I be awakened by bugle call?, Florence, Italy travel blog

Will I be awakened by bugle call?

A travel blog entry by tabonyhl

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... Italians have spruced things up with gleaming marble.  One of the churches we toured had the tombs of the greatest that Florence had to offer... Michaelangelo, Galileo, and (not sure why) Napoleon. (Actually, my helpful brother has pointed out that ...

Walking with Dante, Florence, Italy travel blog

Walking with Dante

A travel blog entry by travelingmom

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... , despite hoards of tourists and American students, somehow still retains its soul. Bleak reminders of modern-day Florence such as recycling bins occasionally blight this  landscape--but as opposed to other European cities where ...

Florence, Florence, Italy travel blog

Florence

A travel blog entry by ckodiak

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... ole tour book to see what else was in the area. Really nearby, tucked away on a side street is a place called Vivoli. Now Florence is widely known and accepted as having the greatest ice cream (or Gellato) in the world. And this place Vivoli is reputed ...

Carbs, carbs, carbs...and wine!, Florence, Italy travel blog

Carbs, carbs, carbs...and wine!

A travel blog entry by gojenngo

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... 's nice to get into a routine of classes that should take up most of my time, whatever would I do with so much free time in Italy?! Italian was first with Giulia who seems like she will be a good instructor - she's more of the the "you don't need to know ...

Florence and Pisa...Very Nice in Deed., Florence, Italy travel blog

Florence and Pisa...Very Nice in Deed.

A travel blog entry by checko07

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... seat driving a bit, but it was under control. We hit the major highway and took about an hour to get to Florence. Once there we found a quick parking garage and hit the streets. See pictures. There was great architecture, shops, restaurants and art ...

A march against the government., Florence, Italy travel blog

A march against the government.

A travel blog entry by tonyinghana

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... 12 hours of sleep) with Max and I wandering around the city and somehow winding up in a huge protest march throughout Florence. We wound up in like cheering and rallying against the Italian government. Apparently the president is involved in sex scandals ...

Un..... Real......, Florence, Italy travel blog

Un..... Real......

A travel blog entry by hahn105

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... . OUR APARTMENT IS AMAZING!!!! Firstly, the location is incredible. We are literally RIGHT next to the Duomo, the central building of Florence (mind bogglingly enormous and beautiful). You can see the top of it out of one of the bedroom windows. Our ...

Florence, Florence, Italy travel blog

Florence

A travel blog entry by geocodedart

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Florence - The Boboli Gardens painting by Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot http://lh6.ggpht.com/_DKHarseusU8/Sow5gFZxF9I/AAAAAAAAAIM/GAyw93aXvCk/s640/display_image%5B3%5D.jpg You may not get as peaceful a moment at Bobli Gardens as Corot got while taking this ...

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