Le Corta di San Giusto
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... happy to receive the scraps from his table and fresh weeds.
Time to put on our aprons and get down to business. Silvano in English and Rita in Italian proceed to instruct us in the fine art of creating the perfect tiramisu. Kevin grates the chocolate and Blake gets started on whipping the eggs and sugar. Soon all hands are on deck involving dipping cookie wafers in espresso ...
Off to the Ufizzi museum after sleep in, which is surprising since bed is really uncomfortable. Should have pre-bought ticket and not listened to person on tour desk that is low season and line won't be that long. Then up the 463 steps to the top of the Dome of the Duomo Cathedral. Phew! Amazing views from the top. The worst part was in fact walking around the ...
... a spaghetti plate.
Next we walk up a block and stop in a gelato store. We sample each other’s flavors and stroll around another plaza and church, cleaning up the quickly-melting gelato from our hands. Eventually we walk back to the hotel and begin a two-day tradition where kids take the elevator and parents take ...
... appetizers while indulging in the scenery around this outside restaurant. Todd sat at our table and told us about his life story and how he came to live in Florence after being born and raised in San Francisco. Once lunch was done, we headed to our next winery, which was located in a historical fortress. This was neat because we got a history lesson and a sample of great wine also. This wine was ...
... pooh design!
We walked through streets laden with wealth of all description, Italians just dont do things by half. The sandals have to be in pure leather with good clasps and instead of sequins jewels are much more substantial thankyou.
We rounded the corner and found a brilliant church covered in tiles, this was not the large basilica but one with equal charm on a smaller scale. I immediately fell in love with ...
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