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... Passages tour. We arrived to find that their credit card facilities were not working and we had not bought along enough cash to buy the tickets. We do however have some photos of the incredibly beautiful courtyard. Really spectacular. Sign of the times – despite not being able to go on the tour, I took 10 minutes to appreciate the beauty of the courtyard and take photos of the column detail, the painted frescoes, the inscriptions and the colours and ...
... eating our Eduardo organic ice cream, where they hand make every waffle cone. Lyn had cinnamon, honey & poppy and egg and vanilla. Tegz had mixed fruit & chocolate and hazelnut and I had coconut and pistachio. Well worth the huge queue! Claire, if you fancy it when you go, then look at the front of the Duomo, walk up the right hand side towards the back, past all the artists, and it’s on the right hand side. Delicious!
... crypt. There is also an interesting side chapel specially built for the tomb of a wealthy family's son, who died in the 15th-century, into which a regal-looking throne/seat was placed for family members to sit when they paid a visit!
After leaving the church, we began walking downhill several hundred yards to the Piazzale Michelangelo, a vast esplanade overlooking the city, in the center of which stands a ...
... he also couldn't sleep.
I managed to find some sleep around 2:00AM. I woke again at 4:00AM. I Basically rested from 4:00-6:00AM as opposed to sleep.
At 6:30AM, we set off for the metro station to take us into my own personal Fearscape (a la Divergent).
Here's my take on Roma Termini:
- Vigilance is key. Everything you've read about the gypsies and pick-pockets is true, and we absolutely saw them in action. ...
... glass of orange juice that was €5 apparently the oranges were planted by the Pope. We then headed to one of the best things Jake has done on the tour, Karaoke. The first song of the night for Jake was backstreet boys just to warm up with a return visit to the stage 3 more times to sing bohemian rhapsody, living on a prayer, and trouble by Taylor swift. This was a pretty late night back to the hotel and it's only day one of Florence oh no! ...