Tag Archives: Florence

Writing, Photo Books, Art Museums and Trip Plans

Well it’s been awhile since I posted here and for good reason. Besides work and planning my trip to Italy I have been busy writing my book and  have finally started putting together the first of three photos books from … Continue reading

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Rome’s Colosseum Considers Limiting Visitors

ANSA reports today that the Colosseum is considering limiting the numbers of tourists to 6000 at any one time. Other tourist attractions in Italy have limited visitors, most notably the Leaning Tower of Pisa, where only 30 people are allowed  … Continue reading

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Photo Editing

Although I was editing photos all the time I was in Italy so I could upload them onto this blog and Facebook, I have now started the major job of editing the more than 7000 photos that I shot while … Continue reading

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Back to Florence

Monday April 25 Today is a holiday in Italy as the Italians know how to extend the Easter holiday to include Easter Monday, or La Pasquetta. Official offices and many shops are closed and the trains and buses run on … Continue reading

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Firenze and Fiesole

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Thursday April 21 Before 9am I was on the bus to Firenze, an hour and 15 minute ride with views of the Tuscan countryside. Bellissimo! Once I arrived in Florence I made my way to the Duomo and bought a … Continue reading

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