Fun in Florence

We had a great time in Florence!  Katharine, our new friend from Amalfi was again our guide for part of our time in Florence – it was great seeing her again.

Katharine and Beth

The Duomo is most prominent site in Florence – we climbed the 463 stairs to the top.  It was worth the view!

The Duomo in Florence

The Duomo Is A Massive Structure

Giotto’s Bell Tower And Part Of Florence As seen From Atop The Duomo

The Ponte Vecchio ( “old bridge” in Italian) is truly that.  Originally built by the Romans, it was the only bridge in Florence not destroyed by bombings during WWII because Hitler gave orders not to bomb it.

The Ponte Vecchio Bridge

Another View of the Ponte Vecchio

A Replica Of Michelangelo’s David

They don’t allow pictures of the real masterpiece of David while inside the museum, so the above will have to suffice.

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