Articles with tag: ponte vecchio

We wanted to get from Villa Bardini to the bridge parallel to Ponte Vecchio b ut we did not find the road. It was getting dark and we didn't have time to look for the road in this unknown place. We made it the next day. This is the  Ponte Vecchio Florence : Along the...
After a sightseeing tour, we had some free time so we decided to go to the other side of the Arno River, toward the  Palazzo Pitti . The Medici family had two residences: the Palazzo Vecchio at  Piazza della Signoria , that we saw recently, and the Palazzo Pitti...
On a nearby hill there is another cool observation deck where you can see Florence  from a glance! After two hours of walking, I went back to the central part of the city - after all there is also a lot to see. Here is a Florentine lady with her dog: This is the  Ponte Vecchio...
No matter how hard it was to get up at 6 am after yesterday's adventures, we had no choice. I had to fly home to Moscow soon, so I felt the need to take advantage of my last day in Italy instead of just sleeping at the hotel. Arriving at the station, I bought a ticket for Milan Express; it...
From Pisa to  Florence was a little over an hour's drive, during which time we built up an appetite.  So our first stop was to a cozy restaurant with a beautiful view of thec Ponte Vecchio - the ancient bridge over the Arno river: The bridge was built in 1345: There are...