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Caught the train this morning to Florence and arrived around lunch time, we found our hotel easily, it was only about a 2min walk from the train station! The hotel is nice enough but our room is right beside the reception and faces a busy street so will be a little noisy, but the man on reception was lovely and very helpful, as soon as we arrived he gave us a map and marked out lots of areas of interest for us. We spent the afternoon taking ourselves on ...
... aware of his unpopularity! This Corridor is now used as a gallery for special art exhibitions. At the end of our tour, Michelangelo showed us where the leather markets were. We also found where the main town market was and decided that we would visit this again another day when we weren't quite so hot! After a small rest, which we spent researching on the internet for recommended shops for shoes and leather goods, it was time ...
... in it). Next to the Palazzo is the Uffizi Gallery which is the oldest and most famous art museum. We didn’t get a chance to go in but did walk through its courtyard which has sculptures of all the famous artists and scholars such as Galileo and Donatello.
We walked along the Arno River to the famous Ponte Vecchio which is the only original bridge left after World War 2 because Hitler took a liking to it. It originally had fish markets along ...
... of the river). More locals are around. I hear Italian more while walking around and it is really a nice and quieter atmosphere away from the hustle and bustle.
I started my Italian class which moves very fast since it is only 3 weeks long. I've got 2 weeks left to cram in as much as possible. La mia professoressa è molto buona! (My professor is very good!) My schedule now basically looks like this:
Monday - Friday: 9- 11:30am - Classe Italiana (italian ...
... all or drink only one glass of wine or beer are not penalized by paying for the drinks for the rest of the group.
Anyone with experience with setting up what pricing to charge for additional meals served at a B&B type place, please chime in here. Danny admits he is just starting and does not really know what to charge and I get the impression, that so far, people are not really contributing their fair share as yet.