Farmhouse Residence Casa Italia
- Tennis Court
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility
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Travel Blogs from Lamporecchio
... Terrace off the Basilica to be charming (again, love that Gothic architecture); but, the touristy nature of the rest of the area near the plaza was just not for me. We did enjoy taking a walk through the Basilica. I was highly impressed by the mosaic tile floors and ceilings, and understand why it took over 400 years to construct this beauty - no pictures allowed inside (sorry). I also found it funny that the columns on/through the Basilica were actually stolen by Vientianes ...
... looks like characters from Narnia have escaped to Florence...lol
Some light relief in a somewhat sober town...lol
OK stand on the famous bridge - I wonder if the guy who designed this ever thought he would have a few million tourists standing on his bride - and did he design it to have all these hundreds of people right NOW???
Ok we buy a Pinocchio pull down things for the outside of ...
... our hotel – just a few steps from the Ponte Vecchio near the Boboli gardens. The rest of us walk through the heart of Florence to meet them taking in the Duomo and Piazza Della Signora and crossing the Ponte Vecchio. The hotel is fantastic – a rabbit warren of 13th century rooms where you go both up and down numerous flights of stairs via random antique furnished sitting rooms to arrive at a two roomed two bath ...
... been so different, and beautiful in their own way. The Geelongesque striped church in Monterosso and the Sacre Couer are still my favourites. For dinner that night we decided to stay local and try out one of the restaurants in the piazza, David had recommended Ricchi, it looked busy and was the only restaurant that had seating outside so we went with his recommendation. After some initial confusion and annoyance by our Italian waiter who ...
... at rough tables within the market. Lured by the incredible smell wafting over from the opposite corner of the market, we venture over and buy some white truffle oil from a sweet little deli. Lindsey buys the whole pack of truffle three ways - oil, pastes and various other variations - after the owner woos us with samples on little spoons. The meat areas require a strong stomach (a butcher imitates us squealing after our ...