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... city, hands down, in the world that I have seen yet. I was in such a bad place yesterday I didn't take in a thing but during my 10 minute walk to the train station this morning I basically had my mouth open in awe the whole time. And my camera was most definitely out - proper tourist style. Last night, in the grand scheme of things, should have been a pretty good night. I got to the hostel and had to wait 4 hours to check in (I am on the final season of Breaking ...
... in Florence. I’ve read about Michangelo and his David for many years. It was amazing to see the David. The muscles and the veins are exactly as I’ve read. David was much larger though than I thought he would be. I took photos from all angles. Seeing David was so amazing and so moving. He is my new “hunk o man”!!!
There were other Michangelo’s on display, most unfinished. It was interesting to see how he would see find bodies in ...
... so, for a few reasons.
- As Avenue Q teaches us, everyone is a little bit racist. I bought it from an Italian vendor, as opposed to some of the other vendors who heckle you and harass you as you go.
- I worked at Roots for 1.5 years selling leather bags, so I have a decent sense of what it is supposed to feel like
- The merchant, Ferri, showed us many of the tricks other vendors use to make their stuff look genuine (Florence "stamps" ...
... into our trip to San Gimignano we had a car and a motorbike come together right in front of us. The car totalled the bike and when we finally left the scene (30mins later), the two in the motorbike were still on the road (appeared ok; mostly likely just broken bones I'd say). Ally wanted to hop out and help - nursing material? Next stop was San Gimignano in the Tuscan countryside, famous for its Chianti wine and olive oil. Had lunch at ...
... and it was surprisingly empty around the Leaning Tower as well (empty for a major tourist site, anyway). We took the obligatory pics of us in front of the tower, and chilled out in the sun with the other tourists as well. We managed to find a local bar to have some panini for lunch, rather than eat at the touristy trattoria in the main square which we were happy with. As it was lunchtime and cappuccinos are not allowed at this time in Italy, we both had macchiatos - a bit ...