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... Frozen" in both English and Italian and Flynn needs new pants. By 11pm, half the village had tried to adopt Flynn, Bronte was hoarse and suffering RSI from clutching the mike too hard and Jo was deep in conversation with a group of local women (all conducted in pigeon-Italglish). It really was a lot of fun. Not long after that, Bronte hit the wall and insisted that I take her and Flynn home (perhaps the least difficult bedtime of the trip so far!). I left Jo to ...
... has been abandoned this year,.. due to arguments between the teams about the running of it! ABANDONED! You have to be kidding! Well,.. the combatants staged a protest and still paraded,.. in costume,.. so we saw that,.. but, the footy match,.. she just ain't going to happen in 2014! The bike ride home and another bottle of vino,.. and we are planning tomorrow's excursion on the On / Off Buses to learn more about this incredible city,.. the city of the abandoned football match!!! ...
Miles walked: no idea; forgot to route it as soon as I returned
Times up and down apartment stairs: 4
My last full day in Florence and I knew I wanted to go back to Galleria degli Uffizi; I wasn't able to spend much time there last Thursday plus I didn't yet have a guide book for this museum at the time. I also thought I might take the Rick Steves walking tour, The Renaissance, that I have on my IPhone, but this time I forgot ...
... way. Very old buildings bordering the river. After taking a few pictures we went back to the bus stop to continue on the journey. Travelling around by open top bus is really the best way to get a great feel for this wonderful city. Took some great photos from the high vantage point.
The Michelangelo statue of "David" we had seen previously is a copy of the original and we were both keen to see the real statue that was created by ...
... br> --So many other remarkable sights--mosaics, colored marble floor decorations, temple-niches along the walls, and the 44 stained-glass windows depicting Old and New Testament saints and scenes from the life of Christ and Mary.
--The Clock over the main portal was painted by Paolo Uccello in 1443. Found this quite interesting--It is a "liturgical" clock that counts the ...