Torre Di Bellosguardo
Travel Blogs from Florence
... by the same person as the villa Brian typically stays in when in Tuscany. Unfortunately, it was closed this month since the owners are on holiday. Dinner was excellent and quite filling.
Dad highlight - late afternoon black cherry and cookies and cream gelato
Dad lowlight - none
Mom highlight - a nice leisurely walk with no place to be
Mom lowlight - the shops on the Ponte Vecchio Bridge ...
... explain the concept of my light, the mechanics of how it would work, and model it in a 3D program. It wasn't a difficult project but I had to put a lot of time into it. Just setting up presentation board layouts can take forever. Also on top of that I had a test in that class too but it was super easy. My presentation also went really well. It was interesting to present to a primarily non English speaking professor though. I could tell that some of the words I was ...
... which of course was nasty! Sarah on the other hand loved it and thought she would move our beds to make a queen size bed. Lets just say we had to go get white paint the next day to fix the marks from the floating bed.
Tonight there is an event around Florence called
"Vogue: Fashion Night Out". We all got dressed. After dinner we walked around by the Palazzo Strozzi,
which is close to the Duomo. We saw the Editor ...
... outdoor bar (no tourists) Fiesole - best views of Florence, olive trees and dwellings on hill side Basilica San Croce - burials of michaelangelo, Galileo etc Osteria il gatto e la volpe - amazing spaghetti napelotana and vino rosso Alessandro & Anna Laura from ...
... the olive oil was quite intense to drink it did come in very handy for Alice and I as we had rather dry lips from a day in the sun. We then headed back to Florence and then we caught a bus up the hill to the Michael Angelo Park where we watched a magical sunset. We got home around 9.30pm then showered and headed to a great Mexican restaurant ( I know we are in Italy) but it is famous in Florence and it was well worth it too! An amazing 31st Birthday ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center