Travel Blogs from Reggello
... fi. The furniture business never sleeps! Ha! When we got back, we called Uffizi and Academia and were able to reserve tickets for a little higher price to avoid the crazy long lines. 12:30 for Uffizi and 4:30 for Academia. Perfecto! We picked up our tickets at the reservation office and went right in! Rick Steve's was right. You walk by this line of people who look like they have been standing there for hours... Frustrated and wondering why you are getting in before ...
... in a nice lunch of salad and pasta. Somehow our wireless gadget stopped working and even after plugging it in I couldn't get it to work. I did have a map and remembered that the nearest town by our hotel was Figline (since we would be getting the train to Florence there). I wanted to stop at the train station there to check the train schedules for the next day and buy our tickets for our trip to Florence. We had an early tour booked so wanted to make sure we ...
... was pure luck. The hostel was in downtown about 50 meters from the main river going through Florence. It was a room with 4 beds, a personal bathroom, wifi, a fridge and a massive window to see the river 3 floors up. After we got to our hostel we were extremely hungry so we started brainstorming. The college girls told us about an amazing pizza place across the river called GustaPizza and we decided this to be our winning candidate of dinner ideas. Alexa had her mind set ...
... go through the Baptistry but saw the doors - The Gates of Paradise. Went to the Piazza where all the statues stand. That is quite a site. The statue of David really is amazing. Even with the difficult drive, I have enjoyed Florence. Wish we had planned time to take a guided tour of the Duomo. Off to Rome tomorrow. We are planning to turn in the car and get registered but do little sight seeing. We need a little break. ...
... to return to Florence. During the trip I chatted with a young lady from Miami who is studying in Florence but also working in one of the hotels. Unfortunately she had to move towards the back as more passengers boarded, so I wasn’t able to talk with her for too long.
When the Bus arrived back in Piazza San Marco, I walked back towards the hotel, and decided to stop at a nearby Irish Pub for a pint of Guinness. I was quite surprised to find ...
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