Hostel Santa Monaca
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TravelPod Member ReviewsHostel Santa Monaca Florence
I liked this hostel a lot. It was built from an old convent so the hallways are a bit of a maze. The wifi works well downstairs and I stayed in the big dorm and had no issues with my stuff (they had lockers). I wouldn't recommend this to anyone who has mobility issues, but overall this was a very comfortable hostel.
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If you couldn't tell from the title, I greatly enjoyed my time in Florence. If I had to make a comparison between Rome and Florence I would compare it to Paris and Lyon. The former being very crowded, touristy, and overall just a little too fast paced, and the latter being more homey and friendly.
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We left the Eternal City for Florence per train. I enjoy train travel as much as driving to a place. I like staring out the window and seeing how the landscape changes from one region the next.
My throat was starting to scratch so at Florence station I stopped at the Pharmacy to get some disgusting tasting lozenges. We also found out how our tickets to Pisa worked as it was an open ticket.
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