Florence — Nice trip to the birth place of the Renaissance. Saw many things. I laughed, cried, and ran out of deodorant. A weird policy on irons in hotels made for a tough day. Some good food. Some tourist tra...
Florence — I awake to a beautiful Summer’s morning in the Boboli District. The heat has me out of bed unusually early and I find myself on our balcony garden, looking across the terracotta rooftops of Florence. ...
Florence — It is a city from the old world, the one with merchant princes rising from textiles to titles, with artists and architects rediscovering Roman techniques to construct theories, domes, and marble cathe...
Hangin’ with Medici
Italian coffee at Florence, Italy. http://eseldisparador.blogspot.com.es/2014/09/cafe-en-florencia.html
Piazza della Signoria
Looking to the past.
Firenze: just for a couple of minutes
Always look up.
I will wonder if I dreamt it.
A very dear friend, tomatoes with lardo snapping in the oven, fennel sausage from the market, a Chianti, and stories about our families on a cold night.
In so many ways, Florence teaches perspective.
Grab your coffee and go, explore!
Really wishing I had looked up the word for "loaf" before I walked into this Italian bakery.
Palazzo Pitti and the Boboli Gardens: a green thought in a green shade.
Waking in Florence