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... was nearly 2000 years old. After that we went to the Accademia Gallery to see the works of Michelangelo, most famous being the David! I cannot begin to describe to you how awesome it is to see in person. I remember learning about the sculpture all the way back sophomore year of high school in AP Euro, and truly had no idea. This guy is 17 tall, made out of a heavy stone. Compared to the other statues I saw the rest of the day, the David was in another class of its own! One of ...
... to pay 2 euro for a jug to split. We were so excited about how cheap it was.
After dinner and getting in contact with our friend, we went back to the hostel to rest up for tomorrow. When we got there, we met the Canadians also sleeping in our room, who were all super nice. There was a couple and their friend, all of which are backpacking through Europe for a month. We shared our experiences through Europe so far and after a laid down to go to bed.
Wifi isn't always going to be ...
... to keep the kids happy too though and Duncan ended up buying a Messi football shirt and Gareth bought some woven wristbands.
Then we had a good look round inside where it is all food - lovely fruit and veg stalls, butchers shops and plaes selling ...
... through to San Maria Del Fiore (Duomo) where we watched the street musicians and people watched for a while. Looks like things start to come alive around 9pm.
Just had breakfast, now off to do the open top bus tour of the city, two routes to chose from and then to decide where to go back and ...
... We climbed the stairs up to the terraces. You could see down into the cathedral - it was amazing!
We were then greeted with more stairs to the top outside section. The unobstructed views over the city were absolutely breathtaking! After getting our photos we headed back down the stairs. So spirally! And of course impatient people were flooding the staircases. I was getting sick of the sound of my thongs going flip flop flip flop and being echoed.. so i took them off! Later, ...