Florence, Firenze, Italy, Italia, Piazza della Repubblica, Palazzo Vecchio

Forget Florence…I’m Outta Here!

Before abandoning my trip reports last week to go on a political tirade, Mr. Husband and I were still roaming the streets of Florence, Italy. And as you'll recall, that roaming was done in a complete daze due not to cheap Italian wine, but to insomnia. Well, let's just say our mental states weren't improving as … Continue reading Forget Florence…I’m Outta Here!

Pitti Palace, florence, italy, italia, firenze, boboli gardens

It’s a Pity About Pitti Palace

The last time Mr. Husband and I were in Italy, we wandered across the Ponte Vecchio to see the Pitti Palace facade, but didn't have time to go in. When we returned from that trip I read a bit about the Boboli Gardens and had an I-could-have-had-a-V-8 moment when I realized what I missed. So, this time … Continue reading It’s a Pity About Pitti Palace

The Vacation Part Two: Wild Ride and Jail Time

We last left our intrepid explorers at the airport in Florence, Italy; but how did they get from the airport to their room? What adventures awaited them on their first full day in Italy? All this and more in today's post. The Wild Ride The Florence airport is a tiny little place and since all passport checks … Continue reading The Vacation Part Two: Wild Ride and Jail Time