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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
- Non-smoking hotel
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
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... Duomo, or the main bascilia, which dominates the city center. I've seen quite a few churches in my day and nothing compared to the size of this one. During my little day excursion I spent most of the day in museums, including the Uffizi, Bargello, and the Accademia di Belle Arti di Firenze. I saw paintings and sculptures of all of the Renaissance Ninja Turtles including Da Vinci, Michelangelo, Dante, and Rafaello. The ...
... but definitely not as beautiful. Lots of shops here, lots of food and ancient statues made from marble literally everywhere, a lot of them naked. Penis. We went to the Uffizi gallery, where we really gave it our all to find the arty enthusiasm within us to appreciate what the gallery had to offer. However after the 10th naked man it was just getting a bit much for us girls. A lot of the art was peculiar, lots of babies that looked like adult men which confused ...
... Gardens, there was a filming crew there. Some of the gardens were off limits, which was really disappointing, we couldn't go into the grotto which is a main attraction. They said they were filming a movie called "Headache" but when there were signs and vans marked with "Inferno" I knew it was a lie.
Nick and I took a stroll through the gardens which were not off limits and relaxed for a bit in the grass. We walked up another large hill with more stairs which led us to a ...
... live in it with no issue!
After relaxing and catching up on the blog/emails, we went for an exploration of the city. I knew that Florence would be crowded, but we were surprised at the vast amounts of people in every direction. Since we are going to be here all of next weekend, we weren't as worried about getting in the sites, but just wanted to get a sense of what was available. Our first stop was a little cafe to get acclimated and have a ...
This is probably just a few of the differences, and I could probably continue on forever, but I will stop there. I have learned that living a different way of life can be challenging but in the end is very rewarding and will teach you things you didn't even know were achievable. Whether living or traveling abroad, the experience will stay with you for the rest of your life so take advantage with everything you do. Differences really are just a way of living.