Travel Blogs from Florence
Our trip today took us from the hostel in Milan to the Vespa museum, about 40 minutes west of Florence (John will write about this in another entry), to our accommodation in Campi Bisenzio, which is a township just west of Florence.
Our hotel was hard to find, but well worth it once we got there. It's located on a piazza (a small square/ …
Our last day in Italy and we decided we would go and find the leaning tower of Pisa. We ate breakfast and jumped on the first train we found heading to Pisa. After a 30 minute walk and a bit of lunch we found ourselves at the incredible leaning beast. She was a bit smaller than I was anticipating but still very large and leaning, a lot! I could see …
Today we had organized to do a bike tour of Tuscany. We got up super early and headed out to the meeting point where our tour began. They picked up 10 of us in a big van and took us 15 minutes out of the centre of town to a little warehouse filled with bikes. We originally booked the tour because we had seen Anthony and Chelsea’s videos of …
We snuck out as soon as we woke up and left the keys on the door. I found a hotel right in the center that was way cheaper and actually ended up saving us a bit of money! We settled in and had a little nap, as we were exhausted from our horrible night sleep. Unfortunately our room was one of the few that didn’t have air con and so we had to …
... of churches and as usual lots of people filling water containers at the local well. As it was Saturday most of the shops were closed when we arrived (at about lunch time), but after several hours everything opened up. I have to admit that we went to the local tourist office and got a map. On the map there are "walks" marked, each taking about an hour. What I found puzzling was that three trails were around ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Pets allowed