Hotel Villa S. Michele
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Drycleaning onsite
- Minbar in room
- Hot tub
TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel Villa S. Michele Carmignano
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... for people to look at and interact with. The sheer brilliance of the man was astounding given everything on display is in use today in one form or another. Marg and I probably explored every nook and cranny of the city centre and at one point sat on the steps of the Duomo at ten o'clock at night eating gelato with hundreds of others. It was a surreal experience and difficult to comprehend. More sightseeing and shopping was completed on our final day in Florence ...
... anything. We found a kebab wrap place for supper and headed home. It's halloween so a few people were dressed up. We went for a walk to find a bar and came across a group of kids being yelled at and washing windows. They must of egged the windows. We never found a bar or a confectionary store. We cleaned the apartment and packed our ...
... church. I loved every detail in here! The black and white contrast in the marble pillars, the mosaic flooring, detailed sculptures lining the ceiling and every additional painting/sculpture/tapestry and side alter! After touring the church, we explored various parts of the town and made our way to the Piazza del Campo, the main piazza. This may be my favorite piazza yet. I like the slightly odd shape of it ( not quite square or round), but the divided rows ...
With 20/20 hindsight, yesterday we should have done one giant museum and one small one, instead we did the two biggest museums the Uffiiz Gallery and the Pitti Palace.
Today we went to see two small museums, firstly the Palazzo Davanzati. This was a merchants house built in 1516 and sold to the Davanzati family in 1578 who then owned until 1838. The house was built round a central open court yard and the rain from the roof poured into the ...
... views were wonderful. Alas, I wasn't allowed to take any pictures inside the house.
After seeing the house, we traveled to the Carmignano region, which is just a short way away from Florence. This region is one of the three major wine-producing areas of Tuscany, and it is so beautiful. The hills are covered in different greenery, and vines, and old stucco houses, and you couldn't possibly make the views more romantic. The sun was shining on everything ...