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... class. We have to return to the market to browse thorough. And you can see Larry indulged in gelato, as of course did your father.
We are now giving our feet a break. Then with the sun starting through the clouds I am sure we will be off again! Ah, but it is only for dinner down the street at a family restaurant near the marketA great first Italian meal and not totally outrageous!
... off to explore the sights - starting with the Duomo.
And moving on to the Piazza della Signorina and all the statues.
We had tickets booked for a "life at Court" tour in the Palazzo Vecchio so that was the next stop.
The tour ...
... similar to U.S. highways. In fact, other than not being able to read the signs, I found it to be even easier than driving in Australia. Once we arrived in Florence though, my perspective quickly changed. We hit Florence at about 6:30pm, clearly still their rush hour. In some ways it reminded me of India ... there would be two lanes, but 4 lanes of cars packed into it and motorbikes would fly by in the narrowest of gaps. As we got closer to the hotel the tourists crowded ...
... is that you have to accept the fact that you will get lost, always. Once I accepted that fact I was fine, but trying to figure out the names of all those little streets.. was frustrating. Anyways every once and a while Id see a big building that I recognized on the map and figure out where I was! Duomo is my reference point because it is such a gigantic cathedral!
After about 3 hours of wandering I got fed up, bought some postcards and ...
... was pretty neat to see. OH! and Donatello's grave is there too! Saw my first ninja turtle!
After that we were free to go, so we walked over to a super market and got some groceries to last us for a while. With all of the walking we're doing i quickly realized that my cute steve madden sandals weren't my best desicion. My flat feet mixed with their completely flat soles were an awful mix, so i stopped in the ...