Italia Grandiosa - Florence May 4th 2008 I woke up at 6 am. I had a very lousy breakfast at 7.30. Breakfast consisted out of 2 very thin slices of bread with some jam. People were trying to find something more to eat, but there wasn’t any. Opa was managing the coffee machine, so you couldn’t get too much coffee. There were some very expensive cars parked at the hotel. There was a Lamborghini and some Porches. I was wondering why, if ... read more
Europe » Italy » Tuscany » Florence Italy became a nation-state in 1861 when the city-states of the peninsula, along with Sardinia and Sicily, were united under King Victor EMMANUEL II. An era of parliamentary government came to a close in the early 1920s when Benito MUSSOLINI establis... ... read more
My name is Jan and I'm from the Netherlands. This blog is about my last trip to Italy. I hope you will enjoy to read about it, and if you have a specific question about this trip just ask...
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