Hotel Il Gerlino
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And driving in Rome. Well, if you want to prepare, there are several Rome Driving Simulators dotted around the UK - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aSXrP3Dh M50
Personally I adored it. Just had great fun driving aggressively as that's what you need to do. Of course it helps if you're driving a 2.5 tonne Land Rover as they're all sat in their 3-door hatchbacks, but it really is like a fairground ride. Of course they'll have the last laugh in the long run ...
... It was so much fun for me to share this experience with all of you. Everyday I signed on to see new comments and they always made my day. I wasn't really expecting many people to read this- mostly just my parents and Aunt Deb...but I've had over 500 views in the past six weeks. Grazie Mille!
So back to real life I go- I board my plane out of Florence at 10am and will land in Detroit at 7:47pm (it was meant to be :) )
... was just knocking them back. No big deal.
So by this point. I am very much tipsy and Regan is sitting next to me. I think she found it amusing. Lets just say it was a fun and bumpy bus ride back to the city.
Biking through the Hills of Vinci
This was exactly what it sounds like. We went biking through Leonardo's birthplace and had a wonderful meal afterwards. The hills course on the stationary bike is nothing compared to the workout ...
Today was so nice. I had nutella and bread for breakfast, read an amazing book outside and soaked up some sun, listened to Hanson, and ate great food. It really doesn't get any better than this (I did have to go to class and do some readings- but that even wasn't that bad). After having such an eventful weekend it was so nice to just relax a little bit.
I started reading Eat, Pray, Love this afternoon and the first part of ...
... in the last 24 hours I have:
Gone to a Gay Bar called Butterfly Kisses
Watched USA beat Slovenia in a betting bar
Watched Italy lose to Slovakia
Seen Fireworks in Florence to celebrate their patron saint John the Baptist.