Deborah (debris4spike) wrote,
Deborah
debris4spike

Italy 2018 - Day 2, Florence

And, so on Day 2 we went to Florence ... one place I have always wanted to visit (as had Dad), and I wasn't disappointed.

My only moan would be the terrible organisation of getting into the Uffizi. The queue was very long, and security so, so, so slow. Considering we had pre-booked tickets, as well, it made it even more annoying, but am glad I went.


Santa Crois, inside & out
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Rossini's Grave
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Believed to be the original inspiration for the Statue of Liberty
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Gallileo's grave
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Dante's Grave
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The Uffizi

Michelangelo's "Medusa"
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Leonardo da Vinci's unfinished "Adoration of the Magi"
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Leonado's "Baptism of Christ"
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Roman statue - "Hermaphrodite"
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Botticelli's "Venus"
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Around Florence
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The Ponte Veccio (the original bridge of the city)
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Davi (well a copy, as the original is inside to make sure it doesn't degrade any further)
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The Duomo
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Around the city
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I think, overall, Florence was my favourite city of the trip.
Tags: camera, holiday 2018, italy
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