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The Land of Gelato

ITALY | Wed, 28 Jun 2017 | By swathi | Views [877] | Comments [1]

Milan and  Venice  (23rd-25th  June  2017)   Abby dreamed of going to Venice. We shared the same dream until December 2015, when my dream became reality. I recently found ultra-cheap tickets to Milan and back ... Read more >

Tags: duomo, floating city, milan, venice

A Weekend in Florence!

ITALY | Sun, 18 Jan 2015 | By crobbins | Views [401] | Comments [1]

  Well, what a fun filled, exhausting, and beautiful weekend!   On Friday, upon arrival, we walked to our hotel. It was quite the walk with my duffel bag. The curse of this trip. Once we got to our hotel, we unpacked and rested for ... Read more >

Tags: david, duomo, florence, rain, tired, trains

Summer nights at the Duomo

ITALY | Sun, 9 Jun 2013 | By chiacchierare | Views [310]

The wind is making the shutters shake. When the shutters were first installed the workmen must have decided that the fastenings must not be too close to the shutters, they could after all lock in place and no one would want to be stuck with immovable ... Read more >

Tags: amelia, duomo, women

Florence day 1-2

ITALY | Wed, 10 Apr 2013 | By swinginggirl | Views [1551]

Siena to Florence   On this morning we took the train back to Florence, leaving Siena and the best hotel we stayed in in Italy. Siena is not far from Florence, so we arrived with plenty of time to explore the city. Our hotel was right near ... Read more >

Tags: duomo, florence, michelangelo, pizzale michelangelo, the david, waiters


ITALY | Fri, 11 Jan 2013 | By sammyjo | Views [695]

  Orvieto, one of Umbria's majestic towns will certainly take you a good day's exploration. To be honest a whole day is just not sufficient and also too much especially during the summer months. There is just so much to see and do! ... Read more >

Tags: donkey well, duomo, eutruscan, medieval, orvieto


ITALY | Fri, 13 Jul 2012 | By christie | Views [424]

Made it to Florence easily this morning for yet another super hot day. Checked into our hostel which apparently was designed for people 9ft or taller, the ceilings are so high!  Very nice place and we appear to be the only people staying here; we are ... Read more >

Tags: duomo, florence, statue of david

Florence, Rome & Cinque Terre, Italy.

ITALY | Wed, 2 May 2012 | By brettcooke | Views [710]

We started our south bound journey to Italy from Moutiers train station where the TGV fast train picked us up at a much slower pace than its 300km an hour capacity. Our first stop was Milan before whizzing through the rolling Tuscan countryside ... Read more >

Tags: churches, cinque terre, colosseum, duomo, florence, michelangelo, museums, piazza, rome, vatican

Ciao-ing Down in Florence: Alice Not So Much

ITALY | Fri, 22 Jan 2010 | By neil_loewen | Views [1591] | Comments [4]

Ciao-ing Down in Florence: Alice Not So Much Welcome to Florence!  Or Firenze, as the locals say (This whole having different names for places in different languages needs to change.  It makes trying to find your train while rushing ... Read more >

Tags: david, duomo, firenze, florence, italy, michaelangelo, neil loewen, pisa, plus florence, the leaning tower of pisa

Welcome to My Favorite City in the World, Florence.

ITALY | Sun, 15 Apr 2007 | By dartagnan | Views [668]

Goodbye Rome as I checked out of my hotel, took a cab to Termini and rode the train to Florence. Florence was the first stop to this train ride that actually would go to Milan. Like all my train rides in Italy, this was also a non event, except that ... Read more >

Tags: culture, david, duomo, florence, italy, ponte vecchio, rome, sightseeing, train, trattoria


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