Villa Fiesole Hotel
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Room service
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... for it's massive domed roof. It's quite spectacular to see. We then walked down to the 14th century bridge Ponte Vecchio, which is famous for the buildings that line both sides. Originally they were butcher shops until the royals built a corridor through the bridge to link two palaces and ordered they be changed to goldsmiths. The jewelry shops that now line the sides look gorgeous with their little wooden shop fronts and shutters and displays of beautiful Italian ...
... had this particular jacket in the camel color. I think I scored big time. Really, Florence reminded me of the hustle and bustle atmosphere that we are used to in the states. The main difference though is the incredible architecture in Italy. The statues of naked men were a site to see. Where will you see that in the U.S.?? Overall, we had tons of funs today. We did not get a chance to see the statute of David but that is scheduled to happen on our second ...
... see the gelato in this sdhop it,s in buckets in their fridges. this time I choose apricot and rockmelon, kids have stratiaccelli (choc chip with BIG chips), kelsey had raspberry and apricot.
which shop has best gelato...
kelsey ...... grom
karen ..... vitoli (by a whisker)
mackenzie .... grom
bailey ..... vitoli
it,s a draw!!! wish we had more time to test them out with some other flavours to get a clear winner.
... 8230;.the 2 hours to Florence passed quickly and I think we all slept most of the way.
I had booked the hostel online yesterday and had directions from the train station.( Santa Maria Novella – said in strong Italian accent…love it!!!) It was about a 15 minute walk but with a couple of wrong turns took us probably 30 minutes!!!
The hostel was in a great location right ...
... around us.
artichoke pasta was to die for and he had told us that we had to eat
every bit of it and it was huge! people here cannot get food to go
because it is considered offending if you don't finish all of your
food. Kara & I nearly through up since he gave us the most
pasta and we couldn't finish it. He understood and told
us game over ,he had won that ...