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Home sweet home

I left a piece of my heart in Florence. Bikers riding by with Prada bags perched on the back seat. Musicians serenading passersby on the street. 224 more words

Ponte Vecchio

We arrived in Florence at 12:00 noon on a sublime Italian summer day.  We took a taxi to our two bedroom apartment on Corso Dei Tintori near the Piazza Santa Croce to meet Sid.   723 more words

Postcard from Firenze

Today’s postcard is from Florence in 1958 and shows the Ponte Vecchio Bridge, which is a medieval structure spanning the Arno river. It originally had butchers shops along it but now has jewellery, art and souvenir shops. 73 more words


Travel Theme: Inviting

Along the River Arno, Florence, Italy, there are many inviting spots away from the tourist crowd.

The gold shops of the Ponte Vecchio are inviting. I’m just looking, thankyou!  39 more words



Florence is both ordinary and absolutely fantastic.  At first glance, it is a little dull,  a little dingy, and everywhere we look things are surrounded by plastic sheeting and scaffolds.   1,540 more words

Italy And Spain -- Fall 2014

Exploring Firenze

Ciao tutti!! (hello everyone)

I know it has been awhile since I have updated you all, but I have been feeling under the weather for the last few days. 235 more words