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... Duomo Baptistry
And climb to the top of the Duomo
Up close and personal with the art of the dome
The graffiti, and dark, tiny passageways inside
And the amazing panorama from the very top
And then we are walking toward the English Cemetery
We think Alex's ancestor, Clausen Primm, is buried there
He was a single gent who owned an antique store in Florence
Drat, cemetery is only open from 2 to 4 p.m.
So, we head ...
... to check the view out. We googled it and I wasn't impressed so I will chill at a cafe to wait for him. There are no crowds when we initially get there so he doesn't have a long wait to get up. I chill at a cafe with my cappuccino and pain au chocolat. Its so nice, but the people watching is limited since there are really only tourists around and no locals. I have my iPad with me so I'm catching up on Pride and Prejudice while I wait for my beloved.
He comes down and shows me ...
... 8211; ceilings covered in frescoes and long corridors lined with sculptures and paintings. We spent almost 6 hours here with a lunch break on the terrace and felt like we could have spent more time. A very fulfilling experience for both of us which in many ways was a more satisfying viewing experience than the Louvre where we spent the same amount of time (mind you the 6 hours was enough to see most of the Uffizzi but only a ...
... decided it would be best for many reasons to change our Venice accommodations. Needless to say, we were very focused on our phones and making this change at lunch. The pizza we ordered was salami and roasted peppers. It was very good too. Once we finally got the accommodations all figured out, we headed toward the Arno River. We walked past the Duomo, the cathedral right in the middle of town. It is massive and very intricate. Lots of pictures happened ...
We arrived in Sienna at around 11. We proceeded to the Palio. Immediatley one of our members ran to get pizza. Which made sense, we didn't eat breakfast. We went into the Palazzo Publico to study the art. During the last week we spent ime with our professor studying these very pieces. Let me tell you, seeing art that you know is sooo much better. the ability to decipher the parts and pieces of the masterpiece changes your perspective of its beauty. In this building, which ...