Azienda Agricola Il Palazzaccio
- Minbar in room
- Breakfast Available
- Outdoor pool
- High-speed internet in room
- Multilingual staff
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Travel Blogs from Florence
... THE MALL". This was definitely new territory for us, we did not know that, in the countryside of the Chianti region, GUCCI, PRADA, and a number of other very high-end stores in separate buildings have formed "THE MALL" (not to be confused with all enclosed and air conditioned NA malls). Many stores offered 65% off... we checked... the reduced prices were around 1,500 euros ( 2,200 or so Canadian dollars)... not for us... We went into the huge ...
... done and time for dinner then an early night, only one full day in Florence so we didn't want to miss anything.
Rob was up early and found a great coffee shop in the piazza, my morning cuppa was waiting for me when I came down.
As we were just around the corner from the Duomo we decided to head there first, could not believe this place, took us forever just to walk around the outside of it but ...
... then ventured around to another entrance and found the actual Medici chapels, resting place of the Medici Family members. The most impressive part is the octagonal Cappella dei principi, which had a beautiful decorated dome and ornate marble walls and floors. We went to a great restaurant for dinner and had a florentine steak and unlimited pasta and wine- was so ...
So, my time here in Italy, I've done some pretty cool stuff and have been to some pretty cool places. However, some of those things never made it on the blog, so here it goes: all of the random things I either a) never blogged about or b) did not warrant their own separate post.
In the beginning of the semester I was pretty good about blogging, but I can't remember if I mentioned my time at the Academia, aka one of Florence's most famous art museums which I ...
Ah, Florence... Tonight is my last night in this magnificent, historically rich city. Florence was really the city I always dreamed of visiting. I wanted to see Italy in general, but Brunelleschi's duomo was the cause for most of my day dreams for the past three years (at least). I wanted to see the Cathedral and climb the great dome before I died. Today, I did it!
The day we arrived in Florence, I thought it ...