Residence I Colli
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... were ful of water! When the rain stopped they cleared the museum and we decided to go home and get dry. There were parts of buildings that had come off, shop windows broken, flooding, mangled tables and chairs from outside restaurants, and many of the stall holders had their product ruined. We are all safe but not an experience we want to repeat. Apparently it was very unusual and made the National news.
Monday 11th August Today I travelled on the Busabout tour from Rome to Florence, stopping in Orvieto and going via Siena. Today summed up: What I saw: The township of Orvieto. I went on the funicolare to get up to the Orvieto township; the funicolare was much like a small one carriage tram. I saw a huge Duomo in Orvieto. I didn't go inside but it looked beautiful. In Orvieto I brought Dad a present; a fish shaped pot stand and a 'taster' wooden spoon. Once in Florence I did ...
... which dominates the skyline and is one the city’s most impressive buildings. Built over 700 years ago, it’s still going strong and has the most amazing marble bricks glowing green, white and pink. Being such a huge city, we needed
another caffeine hit and found a wonderful old café that used to be a Roman Palace. As we sat down to rest our legs, on the very next table was a ...
... high, 6 tonne marble into what is considered by many as the worlds greatest art piece is moving. To then see The David from a foot away is exhilarating. To stand under frescos in the palace, to marvel at statues which are not only are provocative but architecturally brilliant, to view Brunelleschi's great dome from near and afar is stimulating and uplifting.
The intoxication of Florence is nearly complete. One more glass of this D.O.C.G Brunello should do the trick.
... want to catch up with loved ones and see what's been happening without us there, no doubt the world is still turning..
Florence's PLUS hostel is my favorite hostel so far. I felt like we were treated like Kings and Queens, there was just tonnes of food that was being served to us. It was delicious!
Florence itself has been OK. We had a walking tour with a cute little old Italian lady, she was pretty funny. She showed us around Florence, ...