Monthly Archives: January 2010
We finally made it over to Accademia today to see the man himself. I can honestly say I got chills when I walked in the room. The statue is SOOOOOOOO much bigger than I expected. Hooray for my touristy moment … Continue reading
My camera doesn’t quite capture how pretty this little scene was…but I tried. This is Piazza della Repubblica at sunset. Makes me smile to see the street lamps and the carousel all lit up. 🙂
In the last few weeks the Florence night life has picked up quite a bit, and this is largely due to the influx of American students that have arrived for their study abroad programs. One of the “American Bars” nearby … Continue reading
On Christmas Day Dimitri and I went to get drinks at Palazzo Tornabuoni (the palace that he is selling for) and I fell in love with these Great Dane statues that look as though they are guarding the fireplace in … Continue reading
Just a few sights from a run through Florence. I’ve only been on one long run so far, but as the weather continues to improve I’m sure I’ll be seeing more and more! The top is a shot of the Arno … Continue reading
Cinghiale! So strange that I pass him several times a week. I’ve only rubbed his nose once, but I’m sure I’ll be back to visit!!