Il Ghiro

Faenza 63, Florence, Tuscany, 50123, Italy | Hostel
Prices starting from $23.00

Travel Blogs from Florence

Glorioso Santa Croce

A travel blog entry by mitchdee07


... reach out and touch it while eating our lunch. Dee had a Greek salad, while I ordered a plate of spaghetti with tomato sauce and tuna. Everything was very good, despite the fact that this is a department store eatery, and our waitress was very pleasant and attentive. We took our time, admiring the views and enjoying the cool breezes under the shade of the umbrellas set-up at each table.

When we had finished lunch, and returned to ...

Florence!!!! loved it and hate leaving it!!

A travel blog entry by haleygonela


... some gelato! ;-)

Every day we did some sight-seeing, ate pizza, drank caffes, ate gelato (well I did; Neeraj stuck to the chocolate, waffles, and espresso,) shopped, walked, explored.... Every night we ate a wonderful dinner and walked and explored some more! I'm a foodie so I could talk forever about the food, but it was truly an experience. Old school, first courses, second courses, dessert carts and of course ...

More Museums of Florence

A travel blog entry by patty.mcefee


... century building, there were large touch-screen computers with more in depth information—ha! There was also an extensive temporary exhibit from the Budapest History Museum highlighting the relationship between Hungary and Italy, also in the 15th century.

On my way back to the apartment I stopped to see the church of Orsanmichele. It’s a pretty church with beautifully painted ceilings and simple ...

Another beautiful day for a fantastic view

A travel blog entry by goweregypt


... been very annoying although they do warn you about it). The tombs for the Medici family are certainly huge and ornate, including wall decorations in the marble and the inlaid marble floors, etc. All these places now don't allow any photos unlike a number of years ago.
Next we visited Santa Maria Novella, the church near the station and one we hadn't been into before and we were amazed by its size and the number and quality of frescoes. We started in the crypts since we had ...

Ciao to Rome…ciao to Florence

A travel blog entry by mitchvillehs


... br> Siena is in Tuscany and the historic centre of the city has been declared by UNESCO a World Heritage Site. We saw some amazing buildings including The Siena Cathedral and the shell-shaped Piazza del Campo, which is the town square. This is also where we did some shopping and had lunch. The streets and alleyways in Siena are great and are full of interesting lights, door knockers and shrines. Most of the outside of the buildings are of ...

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This hostel, located in the Historic District/City Center area of Florence, is near Mercato Centrale, Basilica di San Lorenzo, Caf Tour & Travel, and San Lorenzo.
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