Travel Blogs from Castelfiorentino
... of Genesis. Each panel was covered in gold leaf and the surrounding molding is carved with images of flowers and greenery. It's awesome. The original door was removed to be preserved in a museum, so a replica made from a cast is in it's place. No matter, it was really amazing to see.
Next be brought us to the spot where Michelangelo's David once stood. There is now a nearly exact copy in it's place, while the original ...
... town trying to keep up with her tempermental Bluetooth microphone signal. The Piazza Della Repubblica, Museo Orsanmichele, Uffizzi, Ponto Vecchio, Duomo (Catterale di Santa Maria del Fiore) and a thousand other sights flashed by as our guide provided a commentary that included stories about using urine as hair bleach, mafia bombings, getting ahead in business ...
... br> In a Food Processor:
MIX, THEN ADD
Fluffed egg whites
MIX UNTIL CONBINED, SET ASIDE
Soak Wafers in coffee
Layer as shown, then refrigerate
ENJOY YOUR TIRAMASU!!!
PS my name in French/Italian is NOEMI ;)
... began laughing until tears streamed down our faces. Not only were we deliriously tired, we were in hysterics over our tour being an oldies crew who didn't speak English! What would the next 5 days have in store for us!
Our stops on the way to Florence were Assisi and Siena. Assisi is the birthplace of St Francis, who is buried in the Basilica (church) - a world heritage site. This basilica is a monastery, and thus has much different ...
... movie about his life and saw exhibits for his many fortes. The man was a serious legend, much much more that 'just and painter' as many people think. He was a painter, architect, mathematician, physicist, mechanical engineer, aeronautical engineer, civil engineer, physiologist, geologist, author, military stratagist and more. He was about 500 years ahead of his time and he effectively invented the car, bike, plane, parachute and much much more. I was inspired; ...