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As we are up we catch the first shuttle bus into town. It's 5 euro each for a return ticket but as we aren’t allowed to walk, we don’t have a choice. Getting into town by 7:45 has its advantages and disadvantages. Not many people are around so getting around the streets is easy but nothing is opened, this includes the tourist information centre. We had decided last night that it might be nice to do a canal ...
... frames and end up buying a pair each at a very reasonable price to be " glazed'" back home. We walk as far as the main square the huge Piazza Republicca but the town isn't as smart at this end, and as far as the Italians are concerned the season is over, despite it being in the mid 20s and two ships in town, so the usual tourist boat trips round the old town are not running. We ...
... with the tour in a month so we will hold fire and so we just did the port town tour by boat. After the tour we did our own thing and did a bit of exploring around the town we found the local market of this port city and the building itself is pretty impressive. Being a port city this used to be the hub for the export of all olive oils, wine and other goods. So to it was for the import of everything else. The amount of product here for a small town was a little strange. We ...
... Everyone was doing it! Despite it being quite an attraction it wasn't as busy as id thought. A wide expanse of grass makes it feel quite spacious. At this point it was time for a wee seat so we went to a nearby cafe for an espresso. We had entry to the tower booked for 1130 so took time to go visit the cathedral. Very grand indeed. Then it was time for our tour. 300 steps to the top of tower! Some well needed exercise! Although not so much fun in such a heat. After the ...
... were in power and were responsible for sponsoring many of the architectural and art pieces of work in Florence. A tour of the Academia to see the statue of "David"...to see the detail in this piece was wonderful...veins in his neck and arms so lifelike. The artwork here too was fantastic. The church of Santa Croce is the resting place of Michaelango we also visited. The churches in Italy are definitely a highlight in all the cities we ...