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Italy: Florence and Me ~ Day 6 (Part 2)

Un buon 24 ore di Firenze… – 6 hrs. of just Florence & Me Thursday, April 28th 2011: Florence I walked back down the street with no particular agenda. I found a small currency exchange place that had the best rates I’d come across and it was directly across from the Ponte Vecchio, so I followed the road up that … Continue reading

Italy: Florence and Me ~ Day 6 (Part 1)

Un buon 24 ore di Firenze… – The first 3 hrs. Thursday, April 28th 2011: Florence BTW, the B&B Hotel Firenze Centro – definitely a great little budget hotel that I would stay at again. We had done quite a bit of walking over the last couple days so far, but we were still ambitious enough to be up early … Continue reading

Italy: Florence ~ Day 5

Yes, I’ll use the cliché, ‘Under the Tuscan Sun’… Wednesday, April 27th 2011: Florence Mornings by now had their routine – wake-up call, get ready/pack, breakfast, bus and day song. Today we spent most of the morning driving, with two AutoGrill stops along the way – once to stretch and then again for lunch. The restaurant upstairs was … Continue reading