Agriturismo Il Masso
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... an hr in pandora) wasting time for our gondola ride at 3:30. We had a spot of lunch down one of the alley ways, in a cute restaurant that of course had wifi. What felt like forever walking around in 34 degree heat 3:30pm finally came and it was time to see the city from the water. The gondolas were beautiful boats and so romantic. Our sail guy was really nice and talkative, although he liked tipping the boat to one side pretending to throw us ...
... paid the €10 required for the entrance. The cathedral and the crypt were both closed. We got into the long line for the Cupola (dome) climb. I went into the baptistery and took some pictures while Mel held our spot in line. The exterior of the baptistery is currently being restored so was covered in scaffolding.
After a 45-minute wait, it was our turn. There are 460 (regular-sized) steps to the top but you ...
... me and didn't particularly want to lug it around for the next 72 hours I was in Florence, so wandering off again wasn't alltogether appealing. Just as I was about to ask a passerby for help, I noticed that above the number '13' of my host's wall number was another number, a '53', nearly completely obscured by soot and diesel sediment. Strange, I thought, why would this address have two numbers? Looking at the next house, I could just make out a similarly inscribed '55', and ...
... and then fried...sounds pretty gross but tasted amazing with the other two (very unhealthy too unfortunately!). Today we started at the Duomo and went into the cathedral and walked up to the top of the dome...463 steps! Once at the top you can go outside and have full views of the city, amazing! We then had to climb back down to the bottom! After that we grabbed a bite to eat and got on a hop on hop off bus. Was good at first but then ...
... in Sienna and it is because of the small square, they have to break it into 2 races. Despite the size of the Il Campo square, they squeeze 20,000 cheering fans in the center and another 30,000 around the outside!!!! Analise's district is represented by the seashell, other districts are the boar, We have some free time and go to see the Duoma Cathedral. Now I have to tell you that when I entered this church for the first time, I almost dropped to my knees and wept!!! ...
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