Travel Blogs from Montespertoli
... with living in this city.
The night before my first day of classes I got to go up to the best view in Florence known as the Piazzle Michelangelo and saw some of the most amazing views of Florence ever! I was shown around Florence by this wonderful woman (Maria) my roommate (Talia) and I were lucky enough to befriend. This is weekend I went on my first trip outside of Florence too - to Lucca (about a 2 hour train ride away)! It is the last of the cities in Italy ...
... 8217;re feeling like we did the right thing to make this change. This afternoon we walked the streets of Florence, and visited the inside of Catherdral (Duomo). We had dinner at a small alley way restaurant – wine, salad, and ravioli with tiramisu. We walked down past the Uffizi museum to the river near the Ponte Vecchio. Our legs are sore from all our hiking yesterday so we made our way back to our temporary hotel and are settling in for the ...
... the state of their wife and are able to change plans accordingly. I have a good husband. :) He encouraged me to lay back down and continue my nap, while he ran some errands. I happily took off my used socks and laid back down. :) While I slept, he went to the Bancomat to get some cash, the train station to make reservations for our train travel tomorrow, and the grocery store to stock up on bread, drinks and snacks for tomorrow. Then he laid down for a rest ...
... olive oil and salt), prosciutto ham and some incredibly soft cheese. Whilst we were savouring the taste sensation we were given an introduction to the wine regulations and standards of the Chianti region. This includes the Doc-G accreditation and the Black Rooster label – both of which ensure that the bottled wine meets an excellent standard that is guaranteed. A true Sangiovese wine must have no less than 85% Sangiovese ...
A couple of days have passed since my last Blog. We didn't get to the concert as planned but spent the day discovering the area. We are about 4.5 kms from the Santa Maria Novella Stazione, roughly the same distance from the Pitti Palace and Ponte Vecchio, and have all the major Piazza's surrounding us. So much to see and so little time. I'm sure I'm 3" shorter with all the walking!
Yesterday we had a wonderful time visiting the Ponte Vecchio, Pitti Palace and Boboli Gardens. ...
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