Hotel Duomo Firenze
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- Minbar in room
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- Breakfast Available
- High-speed internet in room (free)
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
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... go behind the altar. There were huge frescoes behind it and they were so beautiful. My favorite part of all of the art in the churches is that they are all sequential. They are separated, but together, they tell very complex stories.
The next day was the first Sunday of the month, so all tickets to attractions in Florence were free! We took advantage of this and headed over to the other side of the river to check out Palazzo Pitti ...
... being Italy, you can't just show them the card at the door. You have to show the card at the ticket office, get a ticket, and take that ticket to the ticket taker. We didn't know that so we picked up our card at the Strozzi ticket office and walked upstairs to the exhibit. We were kindly directed back downstairs to the ticket office. When we walked back in the person apologized for not asking us if ...
Hmmm what's one word we could use to describe Florence? How about wet!! We arrived in Florence from Naples at around 12 and it was a fairly overcast day but nothing too serious. After a bit of map navigating we found our B & B style hotel and met our host Marco. We had to wait around 20 minutes for our room to be ready but while we waited we chatted to Marco who, although very upset we were only giving Florence one day, gave us a quick run down on what ...
... dinner we set out for "Le Barrique", highly recommended by our hostess Donatella. They are very friendly and polite but too full for us on this busy Saturday evening, so we make a booking for tomorrow night and push on. Everywhere is busy, but we persevere and eventually try our luck at an inviting-looking trattoria just around the corner from the "Napoleone". There will be a wait, but it looks so good that we grab a glass of prosecco and stand at the bar until they can squeeze us in. ...
I've realized this blog-writing thing is time-consuming so for this entry, I need to scale back on the literary splendor. Here are the basics:
We awoke before 7:00am to catch the vaporetto to the train station. Fantastic journey by train from Venice to Florence. Checked into our apartment and set out into the city. We understand there is tremendous art here and loads of ...