Riva Lofts Florence
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
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... the quality is good and your not sure in other places whether things are made in China and low quality.
That evening our group went to another villa in the Tuscan hills. The villa had been in the same family for over 300 years. They grow their own wine, olive oil, and our meal was mainly from things they grew on their own farm. I thought it was pretty average, nothing special. The owner explained how they ...
... IT! After we finish the aged grappa, he comes back with another glass of grappa for each of us – smooth as silk. Naturally we down it – not going to look a gift horse in the mouth! We settle the bill. He asks how much longer we’re going to be in town and offers other restaurant suggestions, then gives us his number if we can’t get a reservation! Sadly we didn’t go to the restaurant – we had other plans. But NEXT TIME!!! ...
... streets and markets, unfortunately being a Sunday all the churches were closed !!! After a very light lunch. (Actually a drink and a strawberry Eton mess lookalike) we headed for our next intrepid trip - Florence by Segway !!! After about 1/2 hour training. (Mmmm ) we finally mastered the basics and set off through the very crowded streets of Florence. The idea of Segway is ...
... clearly regretting her decision to not use protection those times.
Eventually I headed into the square outside the church of Santa Croce. I watched as an African man hustled a group of Americans by handing them a "free" bracelet and then convinced them that they were obligated to buy something from him. Idiots. The Italian coupled next to me and I shared a laugh.
I headed back towards the farm but decided I wasn't fully ready yet to go home, so ...
... that is exaggerated as he is about to sling the stone. The left arm is relaxed. The eyes look real but the illusion is caused by small hearts carved into the eyeball. The hands are huge but not when you look from the side. This really was a WOW moment. No photography is allowed so our picture is of the replica in the main square where this real statue stood for 100s of years before they moved it to the safety of the museum
After the David experience ...