Day 11: Venus & David

We started the day, again, walking to catch the bus #12 to go to Piazzale Michelangelo. After waiting for 30 min we realized that bus might not be operating during the week. We decided to head to the Piazzale by foot – 30 some minutes away and up a mountain. We definitely need to go…

Day 10: Climbing the Duomo

Our first full day in Florence was wonderful. Our host Silvia gave us a wonderful suggestion for a coffee and a small bite to eat before we started the day. We had the most delicious ham and cheese omelette, sweet croissant 🥐 and two much needed lattes. The little cafe was bustling with groups of…

Day 09: ARGHHH….

Today was supposed to look like this. Wake up early, get to Luton Airpot, about 1hr outside of London, fly to Milano. Spend day with German and Nubia. Grab train to Florence. Drink wine and eat pizza. But NO… it didn’t go as planned. We had our first “learning” day on this trip.  We underestimated…