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TripAdvisor Reviews Touring Livorno
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... seafaring town rivaled the great maritime powers of Venice and Genoa. The city was a leader in art and architecture second only to Florence.
Our Day in Pisa & Florence
We were the First Passengers to get off the ship this morning, actually we were there 45 minutes early for our shuttle bus. A lady ended up coming along just before departure time with a list with our names on, at least we were in the right place. ...
... we had time to grab a very quick coffee and croissant (this was the best croissant I've ever had - it was filled with custard). In Accademia we saw the Rape of the Sabines, Michelangelo's four unfinished Prisoners, Saint Mathew (my favourite of the unfinished pieces in the hall leading to David), and Pieta. Then we saw Michelangelo's David - it was magnificent. Seeing this piece of art needs to be on ...
... guests had found the place. At 8 PM we ventured next door to the restaurant. This is an Asian Fusion restaurant with impeccable service delivered by Japanese women servers. It was quite the challenge sorting through the menu of appetizers, sushi, entre’s and deserts. The temptation to eat it all was too great and we were weaklings! This was surly the best kept secret on the ship as less than 40 patrons had ventured there which is only 2% of the guests. ...
... when he realised his mistake but by then the generous Aussies had disappeared into the night. So thank you and may our peoples be linked forever. Paul will donate the amount to his chosen charities, of course.
Tonight Paul is staying at Micky and Christian's house and has promised to be more adventurous in his mealtime menu choice.
Miles today: 240.
Keep the faith
... to visit.
We met the vans, back where they had dropped us, promptly at noon and we went to a winery for a light lunch and wine tasting. It actually was at a farm a few miles out of the city, a bed and breakfast to be exact, owned by a couple who bottle about 2000 bottles of wine a year from their own vineyard. We walked around the vineyard area before seating ourselves in a nicely decorated room. Serving olives, ...