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... I started on the upper level but when I walked into the heat and the BO, I went down below. It still had to be close to 90 degrees with no air circulation but didn't smell nearly as bad. The combination of the heat and the rocking of the train lulled me right to sleep. When I woke up I was a sweaty mess but we were close to Florence. It was a fast 2.5 hours. I was happy to learn my hotel was very close to the train station and I checked in. Right away I wasn't happy with the room ...
August 22, 2014
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We were out the door at 9 AM for breakfast at a local bakery. We returned to our apartment to checkout and drag our luggage down the apartment stairs and back up the stairs to the train tunnel.
We caught the 10:37 AM local train to La Speizia. There we found our way to the Trentalia ticket line. Our destination today was Florence and we hoped to catch a direct ...
... maybe sparrows) landing on their table, picking-up a crumb of bread or a pretzel stick out of a bowl, and then flying away without a care in the world! It was petty hilarious watching the reactions on peoples' faces, but they pretty much let us alone.
After lunch, we toured the Palatine Gallery and former royal apartments inside the Pitti palace. The walls in each of the rooms are covered with paintings, mostly from the Renaissance period, with ...
... pizza base encased a light runny cheese. Simple, fresh, gourmet Italian. Many locals seemed to frequent this little eatery including a woman who came with her huge beagle. The beagle was well trained as he sat at her feet the whole time without making a sound. His chin he rested on the wall seeming to use the wall to support his head. Why use your neck when you can use a wall.
Away from the huge crowds we visited the Boboli Palace ...
... a bit lost finding the hotel but found it and settled in, were supposed to be in a 6 bed dorm but got put in a 3 bed private so not complaining! Had lunch in the room (crisp baguettes and an apple and juice) then set off into Florence and had a wander round, got ice creams again which were amazing (2 scoops each, i had mixed berries and coconut), walked up a LOT of steps to get to the Michaelangelo square ...