at Hotel Baglioni, lunch at Ciro & Sons and Porcospino, walking tour, San Lorenzo street market, Straw Market.
Michelangelo for the best view over the city, then walk to the Ponte Vecchio; have a look inside
Orsanmichele and watch stone-cutters.
breakfast at Hotel Baglioni, ride to Piazelle Michelangelo for the view, walk down, Piazza della Republica, Duomo and more from our recent trip.
Grand Hotel Baglioni
breakfast, bus ride to Piazzale Michelangelo for a grand view, walk down the steps to Ponte Vecchio. travel video
V Vigna Nuova
, San Lorenzo, Baptistery, Pitti Palace, Pizzeria Piccadilly, Straw Market, Hot Pot, Archaeological Museum, Accademia,travel video
gelato first, then detailed visit to the excellent collection of paintings and ceiling murals in the former residence of the Medici. travel video
Gallerie della Accademia
to see Michelangelo's David. He stands 18 feet tall, a perfect marble figure ready to strike down the giant. Dennis tells about it.
featuring the finest Italian Renaissance art collection; and then we visit the vegetable market.
through town, rooftop dinner at Grand Hotel Baglioni, Duomo, street market, lunch at Ciro & Sons, Orsanmichele.
View from Giotto's Bell Tower and in the Church of San Lorenzo for Michelangelo's Medicci Chapel. Museo Opera del Duomo. Travel movie.
Santa Maria Novella,
and we also have a snack at Gilli Café on Piazza della Republica, then visit the Bargello Museum, admiring the statues. travel video
: Attractive town on a hill near Florence, features Roman & Etruscan ruins, spectacular amphitheater and excellent small museum, and views of Florence.
: An easy day-trip from Florence. We walk from train station through the Old Town in the busy pedestrian lanes. to the Leaning Tower of Pisa and visit inside the Duomo.
arrive by train, visit the Leaning Tower and the Duomo Cathderal, walking tour through the old town back to the train station.
travel with our art history student group from Punahou as we explore Pisa, Italy.
: most beautiful city we ever saw,” says one of our travelers as we reflect back - shopping on the Ponte Vecchio, visiting the Duomo, eating at Ciro and Sons and more.
Florence Walking tour
with Anne Barbetti to the Duomo, Piazza della Signoria, Santa Croce, Uffizi Gallery, Pitti Palace, Accademia to see Michelangelo's David.
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