Villa San Simone
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- Shuttle bus service
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
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August 8, 2014
So today was a quieter day – the Kramers packed and we took them to the Pistoia train stazione. We then took quite some time trying to find Craig's bike hiring place – which was eventually located but it seems more of a hassle than anything – so Craig is reconsidering.
... hopped on and went on a twenty-five minute adventure leading up to the bright lights reflecting from the stadium. We followed the crowd dressed in all purple and spent thirty minutes trying to find our group that we were suppose to meet up with. We finally found them and got our entrance tickets. After going through security (which they don't check anything anyways because I saw several people sneaking in alcohol...wine of course), we went to find our seats. Walking ...
... but better in some ways and not so much in others, but still a great deal better than a hotel! We settled in, unpacked, went grocery shopping and then our final stop was at our favorite pizza place Gusto Leo! Lots of wine, pizza and just a little limoncello...need to sleep now, Rificolona celebration ...
... closed at 2:00 and allowed the last visitors to enter at 1:30. Our train arrived at 1:15 and we high-tailed it to the museum as quick as we could go with 6 kids through the busy streets. We arrived at 1:35 panting, very hot, and very sweaty. They told us we were too late to enter, but when I explained that this was the only thing that my son wanted to see in Firenze, they allowed me and Ethan to enter. One minute later they allowed the other ...
... our light workout, we headed to the gelato festival! Yes you heard right. Piazza's were filled with pop up gelaterria's and we took full advantage of the best festival known to a backpacker. We continued our day by enjoying yet another great view of Florence's skyline by visiting a department store's terrace-turned-restaurant for our fav Italian drink ( besides Prosecco), a macchiato! Our last night was a special one because we were ringing in Lo's ...