Palazzo Vecchietti Suites And Studios
Travel Blogs from Florence
... a while then it was off to Pisa to see the amazing tower that is leaning. When we got there, I held it up for a while and then Ruby took over. It was actually breath-taking when you first see it in the distance. There is a cathedral and Basilica in the same area and lovely green lawns. People everywhere of course. I’m absolutely sick of pizza so we ordered cannelloni, salad and chips for lunch. We were completely ripped ...
Unfortunately, a long drive along the coast to Florence, and then 4 hours of free time to explore this gorgeous city. The drive along the way (through Tuscany) was incredible amongst villages and terraced vineyards. Florence itself is full of artistic and architectural treasures. Florence is also known for its leather! In our short ...
... for her dad and house mates. We saw many arty and antiquey shops, the type where only truly rich people can afford to shop. A lot of them sold marble statues, leather lounges and armour! They were very hip and posh – good for window shopping.
We enjoying perusing the stationary stores, where, as one shop owner put it, they are stuck back in the 19th century. The make and decorate their own paper, and it is a real treat to see all the ...
Day 2 in Florence. Went down to breakfast at 7:30 and met the Gordons. Have a day scheduled with Helen Bailey, recommendation of Carole Beswick's, and she was ABSOLUTELY AMAZING. I think she had a little tape recorder in her head, because I can't imagine having all that information and being able to spew it out all day, of things that occurred over 1000 years ago.In the morning, we walked all over Florence. First ...
My first week of classes was a little rocky trying to find my classrooms
around the city and getting use to how they do things over here. Lets just say all the streets run together and in Italian...if any knows me they know how well I am with directions! By the end of this semester I hope I'm navigating this city like a local! Other
than that, Consumer Behavior and Sewing turned out to be my favorite classes! Lauryn got here this week ...
How has this villa rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility