October 4, 2017-Florence Arrival


The flight from Atlanta to Amsterdam was more roomy and comfortable… Andrea is enjoying a movie.

We arrived in the late afternoon, settled in, and took a walk in the area of our hotel. Failing to find our way to the train station, Statione Santa Maria Novella, we decided to grab our dinner and take a taxi to the station in the morning .. a wise decision.


We passed this street artist on our walk near the hotel.


Piazza Repubblica with its lighted carousel was on our path.


Dining in the fresh air (al fresco) at Donnini’s, we shared a primo of ravioli and a secundo of margherita pizza. We enjoyed a nice glass of chianti classico.

About muniqueblog

Wife, mother, retired educator, emerging artist. Mary has lived in 10 states and enjoyed them all ~ Minnesota, Wisconsin, Texas, Illinois, Kansas, Hawaii, California, Utah, Minnesota (return), North Carolina with long term visits to Colorado and Arizona. She likes to travel and create textile art. She has exhibited at the Page-Walker Art Gallery and History Center in Cary, North Carolina; Emerald Art Center, Springfield Oregon; Woman Made Gallery, Chicago, Illinois; Spartanburg ArtIst Center, Spartanburg, GA; Durham-Orange Quilt Show; Minnesota Quilt Show; the Mid-Atlantic Quilt Festival and the Quilt Fest of New Jersey.
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2 Responses to October 4, 2017-Florence Arrival

  1. Dee Ann says:

    Chianti Classico is hard to beat…always good. Rest up after that long flight and many connections!

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  2. Anonymous says:

    We loved Florence. Fabulous food and sights! Ingrid

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