Arrivederci Firenze…

IMG_6864Ciao everyone,

Now I’ve been absolutely dreading this post since I first started blogging about Florence, since it meant that my Year Abroad had come to an end. It really was the best year of my life and I will never ever forget it. I left Florence on the 2nd August, so I’ve been back in sunny England for almost 3 months and now returned to the wonderful Reading Uni.

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Florence Year Abroad Catch Up!!

 Hi all!

I’ve been so busy these past few weeks and they’ve just been slipping past me so quickly!! I can’t quite believe that I’ve almost finished my Internship at Ermanno Scervino and that I only have 2 months left here in Florence. Which literally brings a tear to my eye when I think about it!

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Ditta Artigianale – Retro Cafe – Florence Year Abroad



Ditta Artigianale is without a doubt one of my favourite cafes in Florence. It has such a cool vibe and everyone I take there always says how nice it is. By day it’s a quirky Italian cafe and by night it’s a Gin lovers bar. It is in the very heart of Florence’s historic quarters, Via dei Neri, 32, between Santa Croce and Piazza della Signora. Continue reading

Florence Year Abroad – ‘La Milkeria’ – A Crepe and Coffee Lovers Heaven.


There is no doubt that Florence is full of wonderful gems, around every corner there are countless cafe’s boasting their own unique style. The Milkeria is one of those cafe’s that embodies the cool, quirky yet classic essence and was one of the cafes that was on my list of things to do! La Milkeria has a great twist of both modern and vintage, with a broad menu of Crepes, Waffles, Pancakes, Coffee, Tea and so much more! It’s all nice and affordable too. Continue reading