THE STYLE FLORENCE
Travel Blogs from Florence
Oh my! Florence is such a romantic place full of history, art and great food. And it has gelato on just about every corner!! The cobblestone roads are so neat to just walk around and get lost on. And that's what we did-- a lot of walking! But we didn't mind at all, as there is lots to see.
The Ponte Vecchio has the most beautiful sunsets we' …
... quick. It was dark when we arrived though, but all the lights made the buildings of Rome look very pretty. We were dropped off a little was from our dinner spot and then wandered down the cobblestoned streets towards the restaurant. This was the worst meal we had so far, but you can't really complain considering how lucky we had been with food so far. After, we were picked up by our coach to be dropped into the city centre where we ...
... ended up at the entrance to the Boboli Gardens, where we were prompted to pay 10 euros to get in. Being cheap and tired, we decided to pass and just hike back down, cross the Ponte Vecchio, buy some wine and drink it on the balcony of my pensione (classic night here in Florence). However, now after hearing about how beautiful the Boboli Gardens supposedly are, I am determined to make it there one of these ...
The train ride from Venezia (Venice) to Firenze (Florence) takes approximately two hours. We had ample space on our coach, so we didn't necessarily occupy the seats we had purchased. Jacques and Chloe kept themselves busy with toys, crayons, and stickers and Deigh and I made a few trips to the snack bar. Before we knew it, we were in Florence.
The taxi ...
... loved our trip through Italy this past summer, but still felt somewhat unsatisfied, because it still wasn't quite enough time to enjoy the all charms of this amazing country. Having the good fortune to come back to Florence did much to address that - this summer's gorge fest in Italy was a lot like a ten-course Italian dinner, and these past ten days here were the extra piece of tiramisu and shot of limoncello to top it all off! ...
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TravelPod Member ReviewsTHE STYLE FLORENCE
This hotel was perfectly located within walking distace to the train station and pretty much anywhere else you'd want to go in Florence. The breakfast spread was probably the best we had in all 4 hotels we stayed at in Italy.
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