Just a small digression from Florence, to give you a taste of where you can go using the sites on the blog.
'We've been here less that 24 hours & it feels so much longer.Watch out
Back down to the tiny corner shop where we bought wine & water in what has become my patois of Italian/French/English. But it's working. Everyone has been incredibly kind & helpful & welcoming.
Never say a bad word to me about the French again.
Then the owner of the motel booked us in for dinner with friends of his up the road & that's where things started to get really interesting.