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There’s nothing better than a weekend away with your friends is there? Rather handily, my old friend Alex and his lovely girlfriend Mia live in Florence and agreed to put up with a bunch of us invading for a few days. 334 more words

Dear Florence...

You should probably know that I fell in love with you. You are unlike other cities I have visited before, where I have found myself despising the hustle and bustle of some cities… I couldn’t help but find it one of your many endearing qualities. 47 more words



I had my the best decision of my life two years ago when I decided to study abroad in Florence, Italy. That is why I decided for this week to start out my past travels with one of my favorite cities and the awesome adventure I had there. 181 more words


Relais Santa Croce Hotel - Firenze

Located on Via Ghibellina in Firenze is the Relais Santa Croce hotel.  Tucked away in an old 18th century residence, this hotel is one of the most stylish and elegant hotels in the historic center of Firenze.   74 more words

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My life often feels like a movie.  And yet, it’s real.  I wake up each morning to a sunny view of the Piazza della Passera, venture out my door to the Caffe degli Artigliani across the street for my morning cappuccino as I stand at the bar like a real Italian and drink it within 2 minutes.   1,400 more words


Mercato Centrale di Firenze

Ho mangiato diverse volte al Mercato Centrale quando lavoravo a Firenze. La scelta ricadeva sempre tra un piatto della tradizione toscana da Nerbone, o il riso alla cantonese della rosticceria cinese, sempre in zona San Lorenzo.   280 more words


Firenze with Anjelica

Sara: We just spent the past four nights with Anjelica, who is studying in Florence through the SRJC. She’s made a million friends in her program and we got to know her housemates pretty well. 183 more words