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Re: Florence Italy master thread
« Reply #390 on: June 19, 2019, 02:06:27 PM »
Florence is a small city, all of the hotels are near the shul.
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Re: Florence Italy master thread
« Reply #391 on: June 19, 2019, 02:55:09 PM »
Florence is a small city, all of the hotels are near the shul.

Thanks staying over Shabbos am I better off renting an apartment? If so any recommendations?

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Re: Florence Italy master thread
« Reply #392 on: June 20, 2019, 01:20:17 PM »
Thanks staying over Shabbos am I better off renting an apartment? If so any recommendations?
I was there as 2 couples, so an Airbnb was cheaper than 2 hotel rooms.  It also gave us a living room to hang out in together, and a diningroom to have our Shabbos meals in.

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Re: Florence Italy master thread
« Reply #393 on: July 30, 2019, 10:45:11 PM »
Any ideas of what do in Tuscany for three days with access to a car besides for visiting the kosher wineries?

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Re: Florence Italy master thread
« Reply #394 on: July 30, 2019, 11:29:38 PM »
Any ideas of what do in Tuscany for three days with access to a car besides for visiting the kosher wineries?
Go north to Pisa?

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Re: Florence Italy master thread
« Reply #395 on: July 30, 2019, 11:37:19 PM »
Go north to Pisa?

Yea, thought of that but that shouldn’t take very long to see...

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Re: Florence Italy master thread
« Reply #396 on: July 31, 2019, 01:31:36 AM »
Any ideas of what do in Tuscany for three days with access to a car besides for visiting the kosher wineries?
Visit the many Hilltop towns between Rome and Florence. Pienza is my favorite.

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Re: Florence Italy master thread
« Reply #397 on: July 31, 2019, 02:43:31 AM »
Florence is a small city, all of the hotels are near the shul.

The secret passageway in Palazzo vecchio in Florence:  http://musefirenze.it/en/musei/museo-di-palazzo-vecchio/

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Re: Florence Italy master thread
« Reply #398 on: August 02, 2019, 01:54:08 AM »
Yes, we just came from Cantina Giuliano and loved it!
What's the hechsher there? Did you eat at the restaurant or just went for the wine?

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Re: Florence Italy master thread
« Reply #399 on: August 02, 2019, 10:32:10 AM »
We ate at the restaurant.

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Re: Florence Italy master thread
« Reply #400 on: December 16, 2019, 03:04:39 PM »
I'm looking to to stay ion Florence over shabbat, im debating between the St Regis and The Westin, St. Regis is abt $100 more per night.
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Re: Florence Italy master thread
« Reply #401 on: December 16, 2019, 03:05:56 PM »
is there any interesting things (beautiful views, kosher food,) to do and a drive from Florence to Monaco, Nice?
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Re: Florence Italy master thread
« Reply #402 on: December 17, 2019, 06:34:03 AM »
I'm looking to to stay ion Florence over shabbat, im debating between the St Regis and The Westin, St. Regis is abt $100 more per night.
Def the St regis, it's one of the nicest hotels I've stayed at. Extremely luxurious!