Live Florence: Maintaining your facade

Where on earth can I buy decent moisturiser in Florence…

If you find yourself in Florence for a prolonged period of time – or maybe you just didn’t bring enough supplies for a short period of time – you might start wandering where you can replenish your toiletries supply.

It is not as simple as you might think, at first glance Florence does not have an equivalent to the likes of Priceline, or so it might seem if you are in the heart of Florence.

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Ornate iron dragons

Medieval Siena has dragons, cast iron dragons scattered about on building facades. Some are street lamps, some were used to tie up  horses. This one however hanging from the corner seems to have no such purpose other than to serve as ornate decoration. My favourite part is that this dragon still remains chained to the building centuries later.