Istituto Gould

Via dei Serragli 49, Florence, Tuscany, 50124, Italy | Hostel
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Not what we expected

A travel blog entry by lilbluaxelotl


Minion 1 Some positives; we had a nice comfortable room to retreat to , street side it was occasionally noisy at night but checkin/out was very simple, we were able to check in early, everything worked and was clean and we could come and go as we pleased. There were some nice cafe's around, Moka Ara just down the road. The negatives, We found it …

Welcome to Italy

A travel blog entry by jlb43409


... 30 minutes, so we were able to grab a quick snack before getting on the final leg to Florence, which was a quick 1.5 hours due to getting up to a top speed of 296 KM per hour. I knew the scenery was flying past, but didn't realize we were on a bullet train until Ken pointed out the speed on the monitor above our heads.

Arriving to the Florence train station was a vastly different experience than our leaving Murren earlier in the morning. ...

Happy birthday Ken

A travel blog entry by inhovea


... cost us 40 euros each, with wine. That's $50 Australian. Great value.  We wandered home. The Duomo looks beautiful at night, especially with less people around it. Back into our hotel room where I had left the airconditoner on so it was a little cool. But somehow I had left a heater on in the bathroom where it was hot! It was a little blower fan over the door. (I thought I had turned on an exhaust fan). Tomorrow we start with the art ...

Day trip to Florence

A travel blog entry by hannaharrison


... iconic landmark was spectacular withs it's green, red and white tiles, it took centre stage of the Piazza and every angle offered amazing views. We wondered down some of the oldest streets of Italy taking in the history until we reached the Arno River and the famous Ponte Veccho which is lined with expensive gold shops - definitely another looking not shopping experience. From the outside the bridge does not look so impressive, but the atmosphere changes ...

Santa Croce & A View of All Florence

A travel blog entry by cpottinger


Santa Croce! This ended up being my very favorite church. I loved Santa Croce! As soon as you step into the church there is this just awesome feeling of art and history. I have quite a few pictures to share. To see the graves of Rossini, Gallileo and Da Vinci is awe inspiring. We also went to the leather school, "Scula del Cucio." After WWII, the Franciscan friars of the Monastery of ...

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This hostel, located in the Oltrarno area of Florence, is near Brancacci Chapel in Santa Maria del Carmine, Piazza Santo Spirito, Church of Santo Spirito, and Santa Maria delle Carmine.
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