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Firenze in the Blue Hour

This is the city of Firenze (Florence) Italy, in the “Blue Hour”. The bridge on the right is the Ponte Vecchio, the bridge of gold, silver and fine jewelry merchants. 234 more words


Along The Arno

Ambling along the banks of the Arno was one of our favourite things to do in Florence and the best way to see the city. Our apartment was steps away and perfectly positioned to take maximum advantage of the river and its views. 488 more words


FLORENCE: A walk in the city

FLORENCE:  A walk in the city:

This itinerary wants to be a suggestion for our tourist. Especially during Christmas time and holidays some museums will be closed. 858 more words


Vasari Corridor - Florence, Italy

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The Ponte Vecchio isn’t just a bridge. If you observe closely, you see a structure over it. Cosimo I di Medici was worried for his safety and that of his family. 98 more words


Ponte Vecchio - Florence, Italy

The iconic Ponte Vecchio (Old Bridge) over the Arno River in Florence, holds many historic secrets that I will share with you in time.

For now, imagine meat butchers slaughtering and eviscerating their offerings and tossing everything into the Arno during Roman times in vivid contrast to the upscale gold shops dominating the bridge today. 6 more words


OOTD? – What She´s wearing!

Maybe the OOTD trend is certainly growing on me, I find myself in perfect locations for a quick outfit of the day post. On our many travels around Italy – Firenze, my little sister wore the cutest outfit and I couldn´t help myself, luckily, she was okay with “being on my blog” as she put it. 243 more words