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Travel Blogs from Florence
... back down into the city, which meant we got lost in a garden maze on our way, and were going to climb the tower of Duomo, but were too late to do so. Instead we went for a lovely dinner then saw the sunset over the Ponte Vecchio, then went for gelato and took the long way back to our B&B. Today was great, and calm, and we walked a lot, though not as much as in a busy day in Rome. I thoroughly enjoyed today and can't wait to see ...
After leaving Florence we headed to a vineyard for lunch! We had a tour then sat down for lunch at which time we tasted 2 different red wines and a dessert wine! We then left for Venice! After a nice lunch and some wine most everyone had a snooze! We arrived in Venice then took the people mover, followed by a short walk to our Hotel Bellini! ...
We cheated and set together. We will just move if we have to. The train was really fast and super smooth. The seats were also leather and very comfortable. Again we cannot understand anyone but we think they are saying nice things at least on the train. At the next station the rightful ticket holder for the sest Nikki was setting in arrived. We just looked at them with "the dumb tourist look" and the left us be. ...
... glad to see our other roomies made it home as
well! The stories that were told this morning, made it seem like both of
us had a great night. Jenna, Dani, and Lauryn stole a rolling rack to
hang clothes over and tipped over a homeless guy's bike, and Stephanie
and myself were VIP Americana all night long getting free drinks! We are all staying in
tonight and resting for our trip to Cinque Terre tomorrow bright and
... seen. It''s comprised of tens of small businesses all crammed in and very eclectic, a butcher alongside a grocer, a cafe alongside a fish shop (lovely fresh produce all round).
They start early here, the cafe owner said she started at 4am and when I said "see you tomorrow" in my best pidgin Italian she invited me to come in at 4am! We found the centre closed yesterday at 4pm so it must just be the way here. Anyway, after brekky we collected ...