Together Florence Inn
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We'd been to Florence before and enjoyed it so we'd done the tour and the town square but we missed out (don't know how) a top 100 sight the Uffizi Gallery. It's on the way to Rome sort of so that's the next stop.
Getting used to driving but disappointed in the lack of nice food or restaurants. Surprised too. Or maybe just heathen. We were …
... and the next one would be Sunday... 2 days later, considering we had reservations and plans in Florence, that wasn't an option. Considering we had both had our full of Paris and were ready to move on, we pleaded for any alternative to get to Florence today. After some quick research, she found us a direct flight to Florence for 1:00 PM but it would cost us a painfully significant fee and it was leaving from the airport on the opposite side of Paris. To make a long story short, ...
... signs. There is no way I would be able to drive in Italy because it's hard enough trying to figure out what street is what on foot!
Interacting with people is a lot different here too, at least for a foreigner like me. I am not nearly close to being fluent in Italian so most of the time I'm zoning out or only picking up words here and there. The locals definitely seem to appreciate any efforts toward communicating in their ...
... I will try to attach a copy of it on my blog, if anyone is interested in reading it. I also had to take pictures of all of my meals to turn in with my paper. That wasn’t a problem, though, because I’m a photo-freak and already took a ton of pictures of all of my dishes since the first day I was here! That made things pretty easy.
The next morning for class, our teacher Vittoria, said that she would come to class 30 mins early for anyone who wanted to learn how ...
... built on top of the tomb, but I took a few anyway. After that we headed out for a Tuscan dinner. We had an opera singer who sang while we ate, and a man on the piano, and an accordion, so that was pretty cool. After that we headed out to the Space Night Club in the city. It was a Monday so the place was empty, but it was nice to just party with the group. After Space, we headed to the hotel and got ready for the trip to Rome ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet