San Giorgio e Olimpic
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Pets allowed
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... kms and was really worth it. The views - atmosphere and people I met - were all fantastic and have added to my already awesome OE trip.
Im now in florence - and have settled in for the night. Im right in the heart of the city and the place Im staying in reminds me of the twilight movies - were the Volturi stayed !
Tomorrow - I explore Florence - then onto a train ride to venice - so more adventures to be had!
... garden set up just outside the city center. The gardens features an array of bushes, plants and sculptures. We took sandwiches out and had a little picnic, It was nice to sit on grass, relax and soak up some sun. Also, for all of you Kardashian fans, these gardens is where Kim and Kanye got married.
Finally, this past week Florence has been the set for the movie "Inferno" with Tom Hanks. "Inferno" is the ...
... frequently set off alarms for getting too close to the walls.
While the original plan was to return to Villa Tolomei and lounge by the pool and then go back into town a couple of hours before dinner to do some souvenir shopping, we opted to do our souvenir shopping before we returned to the hotel. Before making our way to the Mercado de San Lorenzo, we stopped for gelato. [Sadly, this ...
... apparently is the piazza for leather. I found a great one which I really liked and best of all I get my tax back so it dropped the price (typical Scrooge of me) so I splashed out and bought it. Its my mother's day present, a proper italian leather handbag. I think Geoff and Liam thought if they bought me a handbag that would stop any need for shopping for the whole rest of the trip but I think Rachel and I can still fit some in...
... in Italian). Consortium-sealed Tradizionale balsamic vinegar 100 ml bottles can cost between US$150 and $400 each. Our tasting was two-fold, once in the attic where the barrels are stored (we tasted straight for the barrels) and then again on her lovely porch as she brought our prosciutto, tomatoes, sliced frittata and drizzled 25 year old "traditional" balsamic over the platter. Of course a bottle of Lambrusco sparkling wine accompanied everything. As ...