Krista Anne Nordgren

Krista Anne is originally from North Carolina, and is majoring in Creative Writing at Knox College. She is studying abroad with Syracuse University in Florence for the semester.

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See Florence for less

The skies are clear over Florence, the sun is shining and the days are longer, but with the beautiful Tuscan weather come the big crowds. While the center is flooded with people, here is an itinerary for a day of sightseeing just east of the center and a little out



You may have heard whisperings about them as soon as you arrived here, leading to the realization that the so-called secret bakeries are not so secret after all. But the truth is, it is hard to keep quiet about them. Partygoers and night owls who have enjoyed an oven-