BEST WESTERN Palazzo Ognissanti Hotel
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
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... After we wait for some guys to finish shopping, yes the men took longer, we go to the House of Sizzle for a banquet dinner included in the walking tour. I don't know if I can continue writing about the rest of the night without feeling sick but I shall try. Bruschetta (which I hate), two types of pasta spirals pesto & tomato (which I ate even though stone cold because I was hungry). Really nice meat pea kind of stew on bed of chips & ...
... town. Once you cross the bridge, walk a bit more, there it is, the Leaning Tower of Pisa. It was much bigger than I thought it would be. Oh yeah, and there are all the tourists standing in front of it taking the iconic, "look I am holding the tower up" pic. I didn't do it. Too cheesy for me, but all kids and Jake did:) We also got some great group shots in front of it. And we took a pic of ...
Traced some of the steps of "Robert Langdon" from the book Inferno today. We saw the corridor that crosses over the Ponte Vecchio to the Palazzo Vecchio; there we saw the Hall of 500, the Hall of Geographical Maps (all hand painted maps) and Dante's Death mask. We did a quick tour about the area that Dante grew up in and lived before being exiled from Florence. Also visited the Baptistery of San Giovanni and the Cathedral. The "Gates ...
... came first in the race. They personalized their video's of the landmarks by asking random people join them in imitating Australian animals such as a kangaroo, wombat and crocodile. Good imagination! Well done guys.
While the St Aug's version of the Amazing race was going on the others had free time to do shopping and sightseeing before meeting up for dinner.
... We decided that there was so much to see so Kerrie, Robert and I bought a roll and ate it while we walked around. We wandered back over the bridge and along the river and then went to the Galileo museum. It was wonderful in there. I am always amazed at the discoveries that were made so long ago with only very simple equipment- no computers, no electron scanning microscopes, no x-rays etc. The discoveries and inventions these scientists made ...