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EV Day #24 - Michelangelo's David (and more)

I am not an art snob. In fact, I know very little about it. I don’t know what makes something “good,” and, I can’t even tell one painter or sculptor of a certain style of art from another. 272 more words

In Florence, Independence Day is just the fourth of July

July 4:

We started our morning with cappuccinos on the deck to accompany our fresh fruit and granola bars. We determined that we would take the morning to allow Eliot to catch up a bit on his travel journal. 825 more words


The Big Guy

That refers either to Michelangelo’s David or to the sandwich I had for lunch.  I’ll let you decide, but I should point out we got one apiece (sandwich) and we still have 1.5 sandwich remaining. 207 more words

Europe 2014

Finding Florence

Have you ever been walking through a narrow Italian alleyway and had to squeeze to the side to let a car pass?  An idiot driver who had no business being there? 314 more words

Europe 2014