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The Ponte Vecchio in Florence - an A3 print

Here is a photo of one of my prints – in this case of a view of the Ponte Vecchio in Florence. I’d be interested to hear if you have any comments…


Italy 2017

During my Italian road trip in 2015, due to the lack of time, I didn’t walk around the whole city of Firenze, I didn’t get to see the Tower of Pisa and I had quickly gone through the Cinque Terre within a day. 172 more words


My Fitbit Loves Florence!

If Paris is for lovers, Florence is for walkers. My Fitbit says I walked 15,378 steps yesterday and 14,422 today.  Walking is the best way to get around, but it can be treacherous. 593 more words


Florence, Old Bridge ("Ponte Vecchio")

Old Bridge is one of the symbols of Florence. I love its colors, its architecture and how it sounds Italian.

Learn more about it with this guide and don’t hesitate to let me know your impressions.



As the Nazis retreated from Florence during World War II, they blew up all of the bridges across the River Arno, except one: the Ponte Vecchio, which was evidently saved on Hitler’s personal orders. 369 more words