Palazzo Alfani Al David
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- Non-smoking hotel
- Multilingual staff
- Microwave in room
- High-speed internet in room
- Babysitting service
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... populous city of the region with about 1.5 million in the metropolitan area. It has also been called the 'Athens of the Middle Ages'. The Renaissance art and architecture found here makes it one of the most beautiful cities in the world. Cathedrals, statues, churches, plazas, bridges, etc....are found throughout the city. The Arno river flows thru the city and four bridges cross the Arno ...
... We decided to head back to the the Palazzo Pitti decided take a stroll in the Boboli Gardens. (SIDE NOTE: The whole time I have been in Florence I have been annoying Nick with stories of WWRLD (What would Robert Langdon do?) because I LOVE all of the Dan Brown Da Vinci Code books. As any one who has read them will know, the majority of the subject matter in these books are about ancient Italy. Admittedly, I got a little geeked out when I saw Dante's death mask.) When we arrived at ...
... oversaw the building of the huge reading room, which is proceeded by the ricetto ( entrance with staircase). All this was amazing. The basilica itself is home to so many famous works of Renaissance art. While the Donnelly women visited almost every Firenze shop possible, Michael did the 'scout work' ensuring nothing of cultural significance was missed. The girls were successful with purchases of clothing. Truly Michael learned first hand ...
... green-and-white marble facade and is perched high above Florence. There was a wonderful view of Florence and the Arno River stretched out below. On our way back down we stopped at Piazzale Michelangelo to photograph the city so tonight we can compare the images to Larry's taken in 1967.
Then it was down through the rose garden emerging at the Arno River and following it along ...
All day in Florance, Tuscany area. Beautiful but very busy. Big attraction David of course. two statues, one in Michaelangelo Squuare and one in city of Florance. Original in museum, long wait. Shopping big draw. Bought presents for myself and family. Much walking for three days now. Legs holding out but not much dancing. Having a great ...