THE STYLE FLORENCE
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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' …
... cheesy tourist poses), we made our way back to the train station to head back to Rome.
I definitely checked off a few "bucket-list" items this weekend for some great memories and experiences to carry with me. I love studying in Rome but Florence was definitely more my kind of pace. It was a great first trip and I can't wait for the next one!
... by people selling umbrella's. The rain eventually stopped and we continued. Ending at the colosseum at 10pm we were all amazed by what rome has to offer and caught the metro and a bus back to the campsite. It began to rain again and we all get drenched and couldn't be bothered partying at the bar so had an exciting night with some hand washing! Woke nice and early to depart for the Vatican City. Our tour guide was amazing, she was very animated which made the story of the Vatican ...
... short line later in afternoon)
Astonishing are all the marble, mosaics, and carved figures on the exterior.
--The cathedral's name means St. Mary of the Flower and is a tribute to the role of Mary in God's mysterious plan. It's the result of 170 years of work.
--The gigantic dome designed by Filippo Brunelleschi is truly amazing and is certainly the highlight of ...
We had a bit of a delay leaving Roma as the car hire was on Italian time not international but we made it. I picked up a Hyundai i30 wagon and the bike bag was able to slide in through the back seat after taking some of the padding out. Driving out of Rome was considerably easy as the roads were wide and I was following other traffic but there were a few hairy moments as of the tight squeeze of three cars trying to fit into two lanes.
Onto the motorway and ...
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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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