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... There was a 2km road of leather markets and they were fabulous. I bought 2 and managed to haggle one from almost 90 euro to 60. The quality is divine. In the night we went to a restaurant where they used no processed foods made outside of the place and made their own pasta. It was lovely. After this we went to karaoke where Nazli got drunk, I sang 'summer of '69' and many off-key singers got their shining ...
... I'm after a card wallet but they didn't seem to have what I wanted in their ranges. Beautiful leather jackets - girls you HAVE to get over here! The bags and gloves and other stuff are beautiful.
Cooling off before we scrub up for tea I checked up on mail, Facebook and thought I'd set down some thoughts here. A couple of contacts from the kids have me feeling sentimental.
Time to organise some photos!
... countries but with this trip in common, and talk. Tonight I sat with a young couple (the youngest people on the tour by a lot!) from Ireland who are now living and working in London, two long-time friends, one from South Africa and the other from the UK, and a married couple from Australia! I miss a lot of what is being said, unfortunately, because of the horrible acoustics in the room, but also because of the unfamiliar ...
... Vasari, to build a passage way that would allow him and the Medici family to move freely from their residence, now in Palazzo Pitti on the other bank of the Arno River, to the government palace in Palazzo della Signoria.
Luckily for us we were able to walk this hidden Vasari Corridor - Medici's secret passageway -above the streets, between the houses, even passing through a church and above the Ponte Vecchio.
... Poggibonsi, but we had to park at the bottom of the hill, as the city was a walled city, and then take escalators up into the city. there were heaps of escalators, and just kept climbing up and up. people actually live up in the city, and only the residents are allowed to drive up on the cobbled roads. if the tourists drive in they are booked and fined heavily.
We walked around the winding alleys and looked at the small ...