Category Archives: Travel

Florence, Italy 2018: Day 6 ~ Train from Pisa to Florence, Authentic Florence lunch and dinners

Saturday, September 9, 2018.  Day 6: Today we checked out of Hotel La Pace and had a breakfast at Cofer Bar before taking the train to Florence.  We had a simple mozzarella and tomato panini but it was not so … Continue reading

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Trattoria Diladdarno in Florence, Italy

September 8, 2018:  For dinner that night, we searched up a local restaurant called Trattoria Diladdarno.  It was a cozy restaurant and we chose to sit in the outdoor garden patio underneath the stars.  It was so nice. This place … Continue reading

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Fiaschetteria Osteria Nuvoli in Florence, Italy

September 8, 2018:  We arrived at Fiaschetteria Osteria Nuvoli, which served lunch downstairs in their wine cellar.  What a treat this was!  It was gorgeous down there. We enjoyed a bowl of Ribolitta, a Tuscan traditional vegetable bread soup; Prosciutto … Continue reading

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Breakfast at Cofer Bar in Pisa, Italy

September 8, 2018:  It was time to leave Pisa by train, so we quickly stopped into the nearest cafe to grab breakfast.  We went to Cofer Bar, which was literally at the corner and in sight of the Pisa Centrale … Continue reading

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Pisa, Italy 2018: Day 5 ~ Train from Rome to Pisa, Italian Tripe, the Leaning Tower of Pisa, Tuscan seafood dinner

Friday, Sept. 7, 2018.  Day 5: Today, we vacated and checked out of the Vaticumum 67 bed and breakfast.  We went to the La Pasticceria Siciliana bakery for the last time to redeem our final breakfast. This time, I got a … Continue reading

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Ristorante Lo Schiaccianoci in Pisa, Italy

September 7, 2018:  For dinner on our single day in Pisa, we ate at Ristorante Lo Schiaccianoci.  It took a while to get here since we were purposely avoiding “tourist trap” restaurants and wanted authentic local dining experiences. Ristorante Lo … Continue reading

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Lunch at Numeroundici in Pisa, Italy

September 7, 2018:   We had the best lunch here in Pisa, Italy!  Sometimes, the best spots really are those that you stumble upon in small cities.  We came across this unassuming cafeteria-style restaurant called Numeroundici when the one that we … Continue reading

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