Hotel San Giovanni
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Pets allowed
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Five weeks in already?! I know that I'm going to blink and this whole thing will be over. I keep thinking about how easy this semester is going school-wise and how I really need to cherish it before next year. I really need to cherish everything about this experience! Though I have to say, the honeymoon period is over.
I'm absolutely still in awe of everything that I see and do. Europe is so incredibly different from America, it's still ...
... the Roman Empire (Mostly different parts of Italy) that were painted over 1000 years ago (but quite accurate). As most of you reading will know I love maps so I had a great time in this chamber exploring the art of cartography. The ceiling looked like it had been stitched together from a bunch of golden picture frames creating an impressive effect. The last map was a map of Italy and is supposedly quite accurate for the time it was painted. We then re-grouped in a small ...
Leaving the lakes we hopped onto a bus to Zagreb from where we would finally be back onto rail travel (thank god!) and on our way to Florence. As our first train was delayed we didn't make it to the next station in time to reserve a seat and so spent the night sleeping on the train floor outside the toilet which was uncomfortable to say the least! The train arrived in Florence at about 6am so we grabbed ourselves a mcdonald's breakfast (no ...
... other to counteract the lean so it looks less bad than it really is!! It was very cool to see and we got the obligatory 'holding it up' tourist snap before taking hungover central to the local maccas.
Overall Florence was a great town. We weren't expecting much but it certainly delivered, we have become very fond of Italy and will hopefully see more of it as out year goes on! Best part was defs seeing the Statue of David and suprisingly little gypsies in Florence!
... instead. We stopped at a little café by the Ponte Vecchio and had a cappuccino and just hung out. Then we had some dinner and for dessert, waffles smothered with nutella. MY NEW OBSESSION. We are taking the night easy because we have a busy day tomorrow. We have an orientation at 8 a.m. and another one at 2 and then a walking tour at 4, so we have a full day tomorrow. That’s about all for now! I’ll blog again soon….and it won’t be this long next time, I ...