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Reflections, Ponte Vecchio, Florence Italy

Ponte Vecchio over the River Arno in Florence Italy, one of the oldest bridges in Florence. A pedestrian bridge with shops built on both sides is more beautiful at night. 82 more words


The video of the week: a short timelapse in Florence

Today we propose a short but nice video on the flow of the Arno river under the “Ponte Vecchio” of Florence.

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Monochrome Madness 2-3: Back to Florence

For week 2-3 of Leanne Cole’s Monochrome Madness Challenge I decided to go back to our travels in Italy in 2009. In fact, this shot was taken at the foot of the Ponte Santa Trinita in Florence just a couple of minutes after the photo I submitted last week of the Ponte Vecchio (see… 244 more words


Butchers on the Bridge

Why would you want to open a butcher shop on a bridge? For that matter why would you want to build any sort of shop on a bridge. 407 more words

Following Jesus

An Old Bridge

The Ponte Vecchio, or ‘Old Bridge’, is a mediaeval bridge across the River Arno in Florence. The existing bridge dates from 1345, although there were bridges at this location as far back as Roman times. 521 more words