Il Ghiro

Faenza 63, Florence, Tuscany, 50123, Italy | Hostel
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Out and about in Florence

A travel blog entry by patty.mcefee


... learned how to just start out into the street to get across it; if you did that, the cars would stop, otherwise they just kept going. Here, it seems like they really don’t like to stop at all—you pretty much just need to wait for a break in the traffic. But because the streets are narrow and one-way, you don’t have to wait very long. There are so many nice size Piazzas here—large open spaces that are mostly pedestrian ...


A travel blog entry by britanne


... around a bit and just picks up the bags like they're his. He sees us again and goes behind an advertisement board. When we start to walk in his direction he starts to walk the other way, but keeps looking back at us. I mean if we didn't stop you when you picked up the bags, just go with them buddy. The cops were standing right there watching you pick up he bags and nothing happened so just go with the bags buddy. Either way it was quite entertaining to watch this ...

Very unbusy day

A travel blog entry by sarahgapyear


I don't even know what I did today. Walked. A lot. Booked a fast track ticket to the uffizi for this afternoon so just killed time until then.

Watched some of the caricature artists outside the uffizi for a while before heading in. Although this may be art blasphemy, I'm really not sure what all the fuss is about...

It was far far far too busy, loads of tour ...

Florence Day 2

A travel blog entry by mjhalls

Another warm day and it was great to sleep in and not have to rush off anywhere. We took are time with breakfast although we were out on the streets before 9am which is obviously far to early as many of the shops don't seem to open until 10am. There are many, many laundromats in Florence. Strange, as they are hard to find anywhere else. Andrew decided he was quite happy doing the laundry and had grabbed a paper from the train station. So he headed ...

Art, Culture, History...Overload

A travel blog entry by laineygee


... for the peanut. Sara gets us in and out with no problem. We then have time for one more stop at Santa Croce, the burial site of Michaelangelo and Galileo. The kids are done and so is the big kid, so we leave the "adults" in Florence to tour on their own and Papa Dee, Molly & I escort the sleeping entourage back to Villa Piaggia for a relaxed evening of swimming and a movie.

Another great day in Tuscany.


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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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