Florence: Dolce far niente, sort of.

Although my brain was surely enjoying "il dolce far niente," the sweetness of doing nothing, I was doing plenty, plenty of eating, plenty of drinking, and plenty of sightseeing. My trip started in Florence, or Firenze if you want to brag about your Duolingo Italian. Florence, aside from being a mandatory stop in Italy due to its rich history and culture, is also an excellent gateway for day trips to charming towns like Siena, San Gimignano, Cinque Terre, as well as exploring