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... other painters of that time. Amazing that one place can hold so many masterpieces. We then walked over to Orsanmichelle which Dani learned about in art history. The bottom of the building is a basilica and the upper floor used to be a grain market. The outside of the building is decorated with tall statues, including some from Donnatello. We walked through the church and then headed upstairs to see the the former grain market. In this area ...
The roomies and myself decided to walk around the city today and explore! We came across what looked like wonderful places to eat, to clothing stores, to a gelato shop on every corner. Earlier in the day Stephanie and I googled Catholic Churches in Florence and it came up with Basilica di Santa Croce, and decided we better make ...
... Cafe - featured in Hannibal!! Scene chasing once again!!
We then saw Palazzo Vecchio - we decided we may as well go inside it today! We got photos outside first - after all, that was where Hannibal hung Pazzi. 'Bowels in, or bowels out?'
Inside, we sat in the Salone dei Cinquecento. It was beautiful. We sat there for a while, relaxing and taking it all in, as we love to do. This was the scene in Hannibal where Pazzi met "Dr Fell".
After our relaxation we got ...
... our way to the location of the 500 Touring Club and meet with our guide, Andrea, an ex-pat from Australia who is married to her tour partner Giuseppe, a native of Florence. The couple have acquired and restored a small fleet of these iconic vehicles. They have lovingly named each of their cars and we'll be driving Giaccomo today. Altogether there will be 4 Fiats in our little caravan this morning. After a brief "driving test" (we had ...
... days. Nice tour and we end up at a gold shop. All gold in Florence has to be 18 carat gold and we get an interesting lecture on the different types of gold and how it is made . Of course the one necklace I like is 950 euros. That is like $1300 - sorry got to pass on that one! Now free time - need a hot cappuccino and some fortifying food for all this walking. We stop at Quelo for our first paninis - one buffalo mozzarella with basil and fresh tomatoes and another ...
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