Borgo Scopeto Relais
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... on to me and Aidan was holding on to Ed. I felt euphoric! I really did...truly happy, like i was when we were biking in Berlin. We spent about and hour riding thought the hills and stopped at a local restaurant, enjoying wine, pasta and dessert! We then took another hour drive along some really steep hills and felt fortunate that we did not do the bike tour! We ended at around 5 pm and were lucky to be dropped off at ...
... sets of twins, but in another painting she only has one set of twins. But this painting itself portrayed Leda in a very muscular fashion (for a woman) and she was clearly enamored with the swan. There was also another work of art I liked by Michelangelo called "Gates of Paradise". Botticelli's "Birth of Venus" was also very beautiful. It's on all the postcards, so well liked by many. Venus is just beautiful, coming out of a large sea shell just above the water. The sculptures ...
... LUGGAGE WAS LOST (including ALL of my intimates)- and what ends up happening? That very safety net ends up being swept away into lost baggage land. What's even worse is that the only bag that arrived in Florence was my suitcase filled with ONLY clothes- no toiletries or intimates whatsoever. The bag that I could have survived a few days without was of course the only bag that surfaced. Moreover, I only had my cheap pair of flip flops to get me through however long I ...
... garden was an additional ticket fee; those that visited it were beyond impressed and found a unique view of the entire city.
After the Pitti Palace tour, we were on our own for the afternoon and were to return around 6:30 for dinner at a local restaurant. During this time, we split into groups and explored the Tuscan area. The Ponte Vecchio area was breathtaking with the Tuscan rolling hills, trees, and Fiume Arno (river below the Tuscan bridge/food and shopping center). We ate at ...
... walked down a block and yay! Found it! We were all pretty ready for some sustenance. Each of us got a miniature cake. Mine was hazelnut mousse accompanied by hot chocolate. Let me tell you, hot chocolate does not come in powder form here. Literally, it was more liquid dark chocolate/mousse/pudding than anything else. Incredibly rich, but you only live once. Dazed and rapidly developing food comas, we trudged home to think about doing our ...
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- Wheelchair accessibility
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