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... s nice having the hostel so central makes it a lot easier. Then around 6 we headed up to the piazza Michelangelo which is on a hill top the other side of the river looking down over Florence. We sat and watched with many others as the sunset over Florence it was lovely to see and a nice end to the day! Then back home again for quick pizza for dinner and skype the misses! As we've done Florence in a day we've even decided to go on a day trip tomorrow not 100% sure where yet ...
... and very, very Italian
His flat is almost on top of the Duomo
We see it's hugeness from our bedroom window
We venture forth to see it outside and in
White, green and pink marble
Ornate, gingerbready, overwhelming
Inside - cavernous with art, sculpture, and tourists
Then to Pegna - fancy grocery store - to find appetizers for
Thanksgiving dinner with Nina, Archie and the girls
Then the ...
... this is tourist central. Lots of people, busses and souvenir stalls. One reason is the great view over the city and secondly, there is David in bronze. Very green and a little grubby, but still looks great. We look around, enjoy the view and take some photos. We catch the bus back and are treated to the second half of the commentary. We go and have some pre dinner drinks, including some craft beer place. We saw a nice looking restaurant in our travels so we make ...
... We had really enjoyed our day in Florence and will definitely come back again to visit the museum and galleries in more detail.
The weather had been overcast, but dry for us today, but as we pulled up to “creepy house” as Ness calls it, we heard the pitter patter of rain – and low and behold, another storm was brewing and heading our way! Oh no, not another stormy night!
... that it seems as though we have each smoked two packs of cigarettes since we arived overseas (second hand of course), but definitely something we haven't cared for. Walking and getting otherwise fresh air has been very nice (though tiring).
Little excitement for today but we hope everyone has a wonderful Christmas eve :)