Country Hotel Borgo Sant'Ippolito
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Minbar in room
- Drycleaning onsite
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
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... I was at school we did the musical in choir, so I was singing under my breath "I was walking along, the banks of the river, when seven fat cows came out of the Nile, ah huh huh (bop shoo wah do wah, bop bop shoo wah do wah)". The tapestries were pretty cool though. The next part was the Salon of the 500, a very large room that was originally the council chamber. It has massive paintings down each of the long sides, one depicting the Battle of Pisa, and the ...
We have an espresso machine and no pods so we went next door for cappuccino and croissants. This gave Rachel time to get up s l o w l y............ This morning we walked around our neighborhood to find the restaurants serving wild boar and beefsteak alla florentine for future lunches and dinners. Pat and Danya shopped the market stalls while Zac and I stopped into a cafe for another coffee. Then we went back ...
... more of the Tuscan region, especially as Siena is known for it's incredible wine and olives! We were going to head out for a night on the town but neither of us were really feeling it so around 10pm we were a little peckish so opted for a quiet meal at a close by, well recommended restaurant. I had a grilled chicken breast with grilled vegetables. Perfection! I'm really looking forward to climbing the Duomo tomorrow and can't wait to show you some pics from the top! ...
Today we were off to visit as many museums as possible. Florence has so many museums and historical sites that it could take weeks to visit all of them.
We headed downtown to buy a "Firenze Card" (Firenze is Florence in Italian). The card gives us free entrance to 86 museums and historical sites. (I wasn't kidding about Florence having a lot sites to see.) The card is good for 72 hours from first ...
... the little boys enjoyed chasing them! We sat there for quite a while and watched the people and the canines. There were a few raindrops but it never rained. We walked towards the central market area to find Cafe ZaZa. We found the huge central market building that has a food market on the bottom floor during the day and the whole top floor consists of a huge equivalent of a food court. Very busy and loud....lots of wine, cappuccino and pizza ...