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Florenta, Toscana. Raman deci pe plaiurile Nordului Italiei. Relativ aproape de Cinque Terre, la circa 160km, se afla capitala provinciei Toscana și unul dintre cele mai cunoscute orașe italiene.  1,063 more words


Random Photo for 07/20/2014

Today’s photo was taken at the Piazzale Michelangelo in Florence, Italy.  Most of the sights of Florence are close to each other and Piazzale Michelangelo is on the other side of the Arno river giving you a great view of the sights of Florence and into Tuscany as well.  9 more words


Napoleon's Bathtub and Music on the Ponte Vecchio

We decided to spend our last day in Florence because there was still a lot to see. We started with the Basilica of Santa Croce and then went to the Galleria degli Uffizi to see the Botticelli paintings “Birth of Venus” and “Primavera,” which were beautiful, although it was sad to see people being careless and taking pictures with the flash on. 212 more words

Travel Blog

Florence's Surprises Part 1

Arriving in Florence

Ok, so once I figured out which train to get on, everything went smoothly. Departed the train at Santa Maria Novella in Florence and walked 15 minutes to Hotel Casci. 632 more words

Breathtaking Views in Florence

Ahhh last night was the best night’s sleep we’ve had our entire trip. We even slept in until about 10:15 a.m. Feeling refreshed we headed toward the duomo and stopped at a cafe. 974 more words


How I fell in love with Florence

Sevilla, Spain will always fill the biggest space in my heart. But Florence came close to giving Sevilla a run for its money. Our time there was pitifully short, giving us only a taste of what the amazing city has to offer. 1,153 more words


Florence! What a City!

Ah, Firenze! City of culture and character! City of grand streets and cobbled alleyways! City of Art and brilliant architecture! City of life!

Since declaring my love for Venice in a previous post, I have to say that my heart has been quite torn since visiting Florence. 1,796 more words