TripAdvisor Reviews Soggiorno Venere Florence
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... of weeds. The views were outstanding, it really is a loooong way up.
Coming down the pathways was worse than the climb, it was more of a braking process so you didnt get a bit of speed up. Knees howled in protest a few times. Neither of us fell over you will be relieved to hear.
We stopped off again in the Palace to see a costume exhibition of clothing dating back as far as Cosimo Medici (they bought the palace off Luca Pitti in ...
Florence had the usual look and feel of any European city. However, there are many famous works of art that are kept in the local galleries. We couldn't help, but stop by the museums for a chance to peruse some of the world's most recognizable masterpieces.
Due to their popularity, there are long lines for these galleries and booking tickets ahead of time is encouraged to avoid waiting in line for as many as four hours. Since we ...
... up with the times and now allows non flash photography of its pieces – last time we visited it, we got in trouble for wanting a photo of Venus.
After perusing the art works for a while, she continued her walk around the city and begun her mission to break a 200 euro note she had managed to get her hands on. After trying quite a few banks and seeking some advice from the guide, she headed to the nearest pub and then proceeded to purchase ...
... at Eataly, one of the recommended eating places, something unique being a combo of upmarket, organic supermarket and stool-at-bar eating in 4 sections, carne(meat), pesce(fish), pizza and pasta or table upstairs of the same menu. All the staff are young and groovy and the 4 section chefs all young men.
Very enjoyable meal in interesting though not at all traditional environment. An experience!
... Google. It's simply an amazing place with some of the greatest architecture, despite this, the Chinese tourists prefer to have their photograph taken outside the Salvatore ferragamo shop rather than the breathtaking Duomo.
Tomorrow we're heading to Naples then to the island of Ischia........hopefully, as I've got a feeling it may be a race to get to the ferry in time..............Here we go again.