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... re here. The problem is you can't get there from here...well you can...but it's a 45 minute bus ride and a long walk to the castello gate. I found a tour online that actually went there...not too expensive, so we were booked....who knew it was going to rain...all day! However, on reflection, what better way to spend a rainy day than on a bus and then wine tasting at a 900 year old castle. The original family lost their property...and their lives when ...
... the middle where there are no shops you
wouldn't even realise you are on a bridge.
After walking through some markets and stopping to check out the rows of chocolate stalls we
arrived outside Il Duomo - the Cathedral, and The Campanile bell tower. As
interesting as the history of the area was, I'm pretty sure my blood was
starting to freeze it was that cold and I was happy to go back to the hotel to
get ready for our Tuscan dinner and the ...
... the winner collects the vest (which is to be worn until dinner time that night) and the stuffed toy (which they MUST NOT put down all day). If the winner takes the vest off or puts the toy down, they need to do 10 push ups. They get their revenge on the rest of the group by nominating a word that no one can say for the day, otherwise they too will need to do 10 push ups. This little game is a good way to start the day of travel! And have a laugh ...
... a couple of blocks away which was recommended by Gabriella. Wine, bruschetta, pasta, and more pasta... delicioso!! And, by the way, eating in Italy is very civilized. First, there is no rush... you drink some wine, eat at your leisure, and just take the time to enjoy. In the states, when you order an appetizer and an entree, they'll sometimes just bring the entree out before you are done with the appetizer. Not in Italy. There is a true separation ...
... stood on their ankles and ran up behind them. They ran so damn fast too... i was already trying not to vomit so it was hard work!
Went out again that night but it was a struggle...had one drink and sat on the stools drooling over the very hot bar man... oh he was so gorgeous but so knew it as well! It doesnt hurt to look tho!
Monday we finally left Florence for the last time......... ...