Villino Blu Holiday
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... were never completed. (Come on, surely they have got over it by now and can finish it?) Went back up to the Accademia and the queue was very short and it only took a few minutes to get in. Enjoyed this as well, Michelangelo's David is just superb and we admired that for quite a while. Also admired the other unfinished works of his that are here. Lots of paintings and sculptures from other Florentine masters of the 14th and 15thC but these are mostly religious ...
... very little foot room. Some struggled with the climb, but once at the top the views over Firenze were sublime. Also climbed the 414 steps of the Campanile (bell tower), this was actually much harder as the steps were taller and steeper, and we had to cope with people coming down (i.e. flatten yourself against the wall to let them pass). Once at the top what was left of your breath was again taken away by fabulous views.
... checked my Facebook before I went to bed, because I told myself I would wait until all of the nonsense was over! Birthdays are the best reminder of the amount of people who truly care about you and that is why I am so thankful for all the people I have in my life who made my birthday so special for me, even from 5000+ miles away! Thank you all for the millions of birthday wishes! It will definitely be a birthday to remember!
... to go to my friend's apartment later where my roommate and I were invited to go have dinner tonight. Then after that it's birthday weekend night #3 and we're probably going to go out which I am excited for. The nightlife here is like nothing I've ever experienced. And I love being legal so I can actually go out in a city. So over at my friend's apartment we all hung out for a few hours. They cooked tacos for dinner and they were amazing. Then after we had some overdue ...
What has been Mark's favourite thus far...we did a half-day tour riding classic Vespas. Classic old scooter from the 1980's. We had a test run in a narrow lane of Florence. after we four riders were deemed safe....it was a pretty light assessment...off we went. Lucky that it was Sunday with little or no traffic in the morning. Gave us a chance to hone our skills. The only downside was that, because Mark and I were both riding ...
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