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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
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... thinking before or after David slew Goliath. We had a quick look through the rest of the museum… Some very old pictures but Ruby and I are not really the cultured type. I know that probably surprises you. We wandered the streets for a while and happened upon an incredibly grand cathedral, Basilica di Santa Maria del Fiore. We didn’t want to pay the 16 euros to look inside. We walked around Florence and looked ...
... Vecchio to look at the Medici apartments. Although tired the Dan Brown tragic’s want to locate the map in the gallery of maps behind which the book says is a secret passage and to see the hall of five hundred as featured heavily in his book.
As with our last night visit here there are no queues or crowds, the building is eerily quiet but floodlit to perfection. We start waking through the Medici apartments. Looking down from the first floor ...
... bottle throwing areas with shirtless men dancing in the middle of the circles. Florence on New Years is entertaining, astonishing and even a little concerning at times.
Dad highlight - seeing the Michelangelo works in the Uffizi
Dad lowlight - not being able to get my bearings in this town
Mom highlight - the paintings in the Uffizi
Mom lowlight - rushing through the pasticceria at breakfast to get to ...
... and wine were flowing, and the food was quite good, and for a 75 year old, Brenda can put it away !!!
The following morning, I packed up my room and checked out. We had time to visit the Santa Croce, a huge church with murals and the Santa Maria Novella, another church with murals !!! And then it was time to say goodbye. I had a train to Milan and then a flight to London to catch whilst Lucy and Brenda were traveling southwards into ...
... Picked up Pete from the hostel. Made our way to Michelangiolo square on a small hill on the south side for postcard views of the city. Slow stroll back down took us past Santa Croce and a quality homely panini place. Also went inside the Duomo, and saw the Gates of Paradise. Spent the rest of the afternoon at the Uffizi gallery ...