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... we have been for some walks around the town and driven around the surrounding hills and valleys where we have seen some magnificent views and experienced the Italian way of life , it's a lifestyle that is simple, where nobody seems to get overly stressed, where the shops and other businesses open at eight close at noon and re-open at three thirty until seven thirty. The roads are a little wider away from the lake Como and mountain areas , not much wider but wider none ...
... stations. The advantage of buying the tickets in Italy is that it gives you more flexibility because train stations can change your tickets (e.g. if you have a ticket from Venezia Mestre but you want to travel from Venezia Lucia) free of cost. Also, we noticed that the kiosks offered discounts that I did not see online e.g. the 11 am train from Firenze SMN station to Venezia Mestre for 2 people was at the cost of 1 ticket (50% off!!!). Additionally, you can buy all your tickets in ...
... got a yummy spinach pastry thing and a strawberry muffin for lunch, then headed out to look around all the sites. I didn't go in anywhere but just walked around the city, as it's such an interesting place with so much stuff going on. There are a ton of street performers, street artists and sooo many tourists - particularly off the cruise ships in the middle of the day, all walking around in big packs ...
... guide, we would have been able to go more at our pace and enjoy what we saw rather than be constrained by our guide. In the Accademia, the second floor was not even mentioned. While the art there is not the same caliber of David, we still enjoyed seeing it. (Maybe if the lines had not been long, and the Uffizi Gallery wasn't so expensive we would have tried again on our own with a better result, but walking back in the rain as well ...
... caprese salad and thin crust pizza.
Firenze is chalked full of art, architecture and history that literally everywhere you look there is something to discover and marvel at. Between the most famous of these there are many notable piazzas spread around the city each connected by ancient cobblestoned lined streets and alleyways.
One of the most famous and our favourit was Piazza della Signoria with a multitude of ...
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