Italy: Fall-Winter 2002 (10)

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5. Florence & Milan

The Ishikawas had always thought "Florentine" meant "with Spinache," as it often is on menus. It apparently means something else in Florence. Thankfully, the Ishikawas stayed at a wonderful B& B called The Grand Tour, actually a private "house" dating from the 15th century, lovingly restored and rented to lucky tourists by Cristina and Giuseppe. They were most helpful in recommending restaurants and underlining their locations on a map for the easily-lost Ishikawas.

Cat ate well.

The Ishikawas still remember the orange flavoured squid at LOBS.

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