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We originally booked a budget 2 bedroom apartment but on arrival were upgraded. Very impressive suite. Only problem with being right next to the duomo - lots of noise. Unfortunately, even with the windows closed, the noise from the crowds could be heard despite being on the third floor
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... The inside doesn't reflect on the exterior, it is sparsely decorated but covers a vast area 155 metres long and 90 metres wide. The Baptistry situated in the same square built in the 11th century was all sheeted up for renovation, however the eastern doors known as the Gate of Paradise were visible, designed by Lorenzo Ghilberti, the original panels are in a museum, and these are copies. Next we headed to Chiesa e Museo do Orsanmichele. ...
Today has been miserable. I have such a bad head cold I couldn't sleep last night at all! But there was an amazing thunderstorm that I could watch while I wasn't sleeping! I got a few good pictures as well! After I finally got a little more sleep I met up with my friend krista(different one than my roommate) and got breakfast at this cute little breakfast cafe! I think that I am going to be a ...
... and go do stuff together. I accepted that Rome would be a city I would experience mostly alone. Which actually really upset me. I didn't like the idea of seeing magnificent places alone, I desperately wanted someone to talk to and share the experience with. The first day consisted of mostly exploring and bumming it around because my lack of motivation and loneliness. I was open to any possibility of a friend. So, I decided I would walk around and find an Italian ...
... was done buying their wine we walked down the hill to our bus. We were now on our way back to Florence. The scenery was again beautiful – I don’t think there is any part of Tuscan countryside that isn’t picturesque.
We got back to the train station, where we caught a bus back to the hotel. We had such an amazing afternoon!
It was now time to relax! We went out for dinner and then came back to get some organizing done for Siena. What a beautiful day it was ...
... language barriers fall away when there's washing to be done. ) OH WHAT A NIGHT Can't begin to you what a fabulous night we had at a trattoria close to the hostel. Hospitality personified in Jean Claud the chef who insisted on replacing my meal when it became clear that I wasn't enjoying the traditional menu choice (don't ask what I chose, it makes me squirm just thinking about why I would Choose liver pasta. ) veggies were my replacement ...