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Firenze Number Nine Hotel and Spa - $$$

Website: http://www.firenzenumbernine.com


Located in a narrow alley, within spitting distance of the Duomo, this gem of a hotel is nestled amidst all the major tourist attractions. 289 more words

Things to do in Florence

If museums are your thing, walking through Florence with its history and architecture is in itself like walking through a city museum. If that isn’t good enough – you have the Uffizi (which you certainly shouldn’t miss if you are an art buff), Academia and Medici Chapels all in close proximity. 189 more words

Staying in Florence

Florence is a tiny town, split by the Arno River and easily walked. As with any European town the first decision is whether you prefer to rent an apartment or if you require the additional amenities of a hotel. 221 more words

Florence, Day 1

I think I fell in love with Florence before I ever visited the city. When my cousin said Florence was her favorite, I thought she was crazy. 792 more words


Day 180 - Italy Travel Diary: Day 5 - Pisa Day Trip

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We started out our morning under very claustrophobic circumstances by making our way to the top of the dome on the Duomo. It was a tight fit but totally worth it and incredibly gorgeous. 671 more words

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I have to confess that after spending the last few days in Florence that as great and as rich as this city is, it pales in comparison to Rome, where I’m heading back in a few hours. 1,188 more words