Villa San Michele by Orient-Express
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... spot that overlooked the town and had an amazing view at sunset. We met up with Gerrit and Patrick after they spent a day exploring another town and everyone decided to go on a hike, which I almost backed out of. Earlier in the day Jen and I had gone into town to find some lunch. I don't know how long it is going to take us to figure out that nothing is open at lunch, but I am sure it will be about the time we are leaving Italy. ...
... I need an intimidating purse - large, preferably in black, and ornamented with grey skulls & multiple metal studs.
... she really knew how to work those Italian men, hence, her new 93 euro leather jacket. I left with a beautiful new leather purse and some other smaller accessories, belts, scarves, jewelry. Happy girl I was. Thanks MAMA! When we were tired of shopping we met up with Susan's Italian friend, Mirko. He is from Florence, so we figured it would be interesting to have him take us around and show us some of his favorite spots. Not to mention he was really hot. ...
... the memory! Eventually, we found a little community park that was built into the side of the hill and had several terraced levels all connected by a set of stairs. There were playgrounds, tables, swings...the works! We sat above the park and just admired yet another fabulous view! There was an older man posing just perfectly as he read a book...so I attempted sketching his portrait from behind, he moved a few times, so it turned out pretty good! We went back down to ...
... but no, EVERYTHING was closed! We finally found a bar that was open in Modena, but bars here don't really have food. We ended up with a bottle of water and chocolate croissant for lunch at about 1:45. We were starved, but didn't have any other options!
We finally made it to the Firenze area about 4 o'clock. But we had a horrible time finding our ...
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- Swimming pool
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- Fitness/Health center