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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Pets allowed
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Today I got to relax all morning! It was wonderful! I met with Lucia from my ballet class to choose music for our work group dance that's due in a week... We decided on the piano guys version of let it go mixed with Vivaldis winter! Such a beautiful piece! One of ...
We did a walking tour around Florence this morning and saw the outside of some of the sights ;-). Another interesting tour with an excellent guide. We will definitely have to come back to Florence though, so I can go to the Gallileo museum. I'm really spewing that I missed that.
You may remember from yesterday's episode that ...
... line for Accademia where the famous David statue is located. I explore the leather markets a bit considering getting a bag (I didn't end up bringing a waterproof one) but the pushy salesmen put me off and I leave for the day. Also I realise I haven't made an ATM visit in a while and couldn't purchase the perfect bag yet even if I found it. I unpack my slightly soggy bag and realise Ratty now has blue markings to commemorate his ...
... at many attractions around town, or even at the museums themselves. Just do it, and save yourself the headache. Now, on to the day.
The Art Tour
Phase I - Galleria dell'Accademia
Time - 2hrs
The big star: Michelangelo's David
I think we got lucky here. Since our reservation was early enough, we had a chance to enjoy the best parts of the museum before the cruise ship ...
... until we got home, still a little surprised by what had just happened.
The following days were very much the same, full of nice surprises as we walked around the town. We stumbled upon this beautiful church with a very ornate dome, and it was all just very nice. Everything was very nice. The food, the people, the things to see - all of it just really pretty and ... very nice. One night we were there I did see something that wasn't particularly nice, I'd go ...