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... everything that I see and think it's all very cool, but I hate walking around in museums. So, when our tour guide told us that we would see the Statue of David and stand around and just look at it for an hour while he talked,
I would definitely say that I wasn't thrilled. However, he was probably the best tour guide I've ever had! If you're a fan of the Jersey Shore, he was their tour guide for a few ...
After nearly four months away from home, we are finally on our way to Florence. It will be so nice to unpack and have a place to call home for the next eight months. Unfortunately, the connection from Alicante had us leaving at 7 am with an 8+ hour wait in Barcelona for the 1.5 hour flight to Italy! Tim had two United passes to the VIP lounge which we hoped would be honored by Star-Alliance. That wasn't the case so we decided to pay for entry; it was so worth ...
... leaning tower of Pisa. The tower has recently been cleaned, and it was sparkling in the sun when we arrived. Lots of people. Dozens of dodgy hawkers trying to sell fake Rolex watches, umbrellas, sunglasses, fake designer bags, etc. Very warm, so we sat at a cafe and had a beer. Time to start speaking Italian for the next 10 ...
... re packing a lot of things into a short time. It's hard to get Internet too so apologies to all who may be trying to get news from us. I had a breakthrough this morning and managed to publish this blog up to yesterday. I also managed to load some more euros onto our travel money card. We have chosen to do some of the optional extra tours and of course it costs money. Liam's discounted 25%25 and the prices are worth it to get into things without the hours of queuing for tickets ...
... things about old Firenze is that the majority of the historic section is designated as foot-traffic only. Of course, in a downpour, this was not necessarily the opinion I voiced, but I survived, and I'm sitting here warm and dry at the moment! Really though, it's a fantastic idea, and it really helps develop commerce along the arteries between major sights as well as safeguard the well-being of the millions who flock to this picturesque city ...