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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
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... day getting settled in my apartment with my roommates, wandering Florence, and having my first authentic Italian meal, gnocchi. I've only been here for a few hours but I already can't wait to go to oreitantion tomorrow to see what the rest of the semester will have in ...
Once we had made our way through the crowds, we were off into the old, winding streets. Just opposite the station is the Santa Maria Novella church, it had a pretty white and green facade and a grassy square in front. There are grassy patches just outside, but no sitting down, they are all fenced in! Our hotel wasn't far away - right next to the Plazza del duomo! So we went to leave our bags. After a short rest, we headed out. One block away was the Piazza della ...
I've noticed that many Italians don't like to get up early in the cities. It might be different in the rural areas, but in the cities, I can walk around at 9am and half the stores aren't open yet.
This is easily explained by the long days in summer. With the sun up until 8:30 ish, many stores stay open late instead of opening early. It does make it harder to get a nice coffee in the morning though. I really have to stop ...
Next door at the Medici Chapel, the tombs of ...
... windows and huge timber doors. The views from the edge of the town are simply spectacular – gently rolling hills lined with pencil pines, terracotta coloured villas contrasting with red poppies. It really is just like a painting. We were so taken with the beautiful area and were tempted to stop the coach and get off, just like Diane Lane's character in Under the Tuscan Sun, but we didn't bring the cheque book!
We enjoyed a lunch ...