Hotel Villa Stanley
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Business Services
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Our start of the day was to Old Florence, to visit the Acadamia museum, where Michelangelo's David is. We were able to see some of Michelangelo’s other works, included some unfinished sculptures. There is much debate about whether he intended to leave these unfinished or not. I have a new appreciation for Michelangelo, seeing how amazingly he …
... us - (on this trip I must have seen over 1000 paintings of Mary and the Baby Jesus) Afternoon we went to a few other Piazza's and Churches and tried to get into a few other galleries, but the lines stretched over 100 + metres and we weren't keen to wait in the sun for hours - so next time! In the afternoon, sorted some flowers to be delivered to hotel for Christine's birthday tomorrow.
... the Medici family, the most significant dynasty in the era of Firenze (Florence). Michael Angelo was sponsored by them, as we found out in the local museum where we were able to see his statue 'David'. Sitting in Macca's now opposite the staton in Florence waiting for our train ...
... and then there is no signage and you find yourself not going where you need to go or think you’re going. Fortunately, everyone is kind and helps us find our way when we are lost.
Leaving Florence was a blessing. We will be back, but Laurie and I are very happy to leave the big city and continue our journey into the heartland of the Tuscany region for some laid back adventures and discoveries.
And the Frattoria Voltrana is just the ...
So I thought I would write a blog entry detailing what a typical day in Florence is like. Between all of the traveling and museum-visiting, every day life here is still pretty cool.
I have class every week from Tuesday to Thursday, from 9:30am - 5:30pm. It is a pretty nice schedule that offers extra long weekends for traveling and sight-seeing around the city. On my days off I try to go to some of the museums and sights I still have not been to. As a student ...