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... think that the work had punched a hole in the wall. An unexpected highlight was the Great Cloisters next door which have housed the officers of the Carabinieri since 1920 and are only open to visitors on special days – one of which was today. The ceilings and walls of the colonnade around this huge cloister (56 bays) are covered in wonderful frescoes with very lively iconography and scenes.
I was keen to ...
... cancelling stolen card, trying to get the backup one to function etc. Hopefully it's sorted and our pride not too damaged! Cant help but leave a bit of a bad taste and sadly now feel less sympathetic to the bunch of Roma folk who sleep on the ground outside the university gates on the other side of the little carpark/square behind our place. So, slightly missing ...
... so alluring about the windy lanes and rolling hills. We checked into our guest house and went to explore the small town of castellina. One of the most interesting things to see was the underground street which we walked though. It's lined on one side with few shops and restaurants and on the other panoramic views over the hills. We also saw the church which is very small in comparison to those we have seen ...
... and the Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore. We were a little to burned out to properly enjoy the city, mostly we wandered through the streets until we found a restaurant. This was the highlight of Florence. The food was fantastic, the wine was quality, and the atmosphere and service were great. We are on the Frecciarosa to Rome now and are eager to spend three nights in a row in one spot. ...
... I almost died 20 times, at least. But it was pretty funny when she started cussing out other drivers in Italian like I wasn't even there. I came to the conclusion while she was driving that I may be hit by a car while I am here, they don't wait for you to see them, they just drive within an inch of you, and not slowly...
But that is all I have for now, I don't think my brain can process much more happening today!
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