October 2012: Florence, Italy

Date Amount Details Category
9/29/2012 32.00 €  Lunch Simione (on the way from Corvara to   Florence) Eating out
9/29/2012 45.00 €  Dinner out: First night Market Sq, Eating out
9/29/2012 64.00 €  Hotel- first night in Florence Lodging
9/29/2012 47.00 €  gas Transportation
9/29/2012 20.00 €  gas (Florence airport) Transportation
9/29/2012 12.00 €  Bus fare from airport to downtown Florence Transportation
10/1/2012 5.00 € Afternoon cappuciono Eating out
10/1/2012 5.50 €  Late night Gelato Eating out
10/1/2012 22.45 €  groceries at fresh market Groceries
10/1/2012 6.85 €  groceries Groceries
10/1/2012 950.00 € Apartment monthly rental Lodging
10/2/2012 2.00 €  espresso Eating out
10/2/2012 5.80 €  bottle of wine Eating out
10/2/2012 2.20 €  panini sandwich Eating out
10/2/2012 10.93 €  groceries Groceries
10/2/2012 40.50 €     Paper store (presents) Personal Expenses
10/2/2012 3.00 €     Envelopes and writing paper Personal Expenses
10/2/2012 5.00 €  Light bulb Personal Expenses
10/3/2012 9.00 €  Tea and curry sauce from Old English Store Groceries
10/3/2012 20.96 €     groceries Groceries
10/4/2012 22.42 €     Groceries at the outdoor market Groceries
10/4/2012 10.00 €     Presertivos- that’s condoms for americans- see blog for explanation Personal Expenses
10/4/2012 10.50 €     Laundry: I went to a self-service laundermat: $3.50/washing machine   & $3.50/dryer Personal Expenses
10/5/2012 7.00 €  Afternoon gelato at Michaelangelo’s piazza   on the hill Eating out
10/5/2012 20.50 €  Dinner: 3 large pizza slices & 2 bottles   of beer to go Eating out
10/5/2012 2.50 €     New light switch Personal Expenses
10/6/2012 100.00 €  Amici de Uffizi (Friends of Uffizi) family   membership museum pass Entertainment
10/6/2012 11.75 €  Groceries for lunch in the park: hunk of   cheese; fresh bread Groceries
10/6/2012 22.03 €  Groceries: good market across river Groceries
10/7/2012 19.00 €  Breakfast: 2 cappuccinos- 2 breakfast   sandwiches- one pastry Eating out
10/7/2012 10.00 €     Beers: two draft beers at the international market on St. Marks Plaza.   (German beer-prelude to Octoberfest) Eating out
10/8/2012 6.80 € gelato Eating out
10/8/2012 6.78 € bottle wine for dinner Groceries
10/8/2012 12.14 € groceries Groceries
10/8/2012 10.26 € groceries at the public market Groceries
10/9/2012 2.50 € Lunch: panini sandwich Eating out
10/10/2012 9.00 € Lunch: wraps Eating out
10/10/2012 10.23 € groceries Groceries
10/10/2012 6.89 € groceries Groceries
10/11/2012 32.11 € groceries Groceries
10/12/2012 6.00 € gelato: and badiani (copyright   recipe..yum) Eating out
10/12/2012 2.00 € afternoon espresso Eating out
10/12/2012 30.00 € Dinner at Scottish pub : watched   soccer…I mean football) Eating out
10/12/2012 37.55 € groceries: health food store   (all organics) Groceries
10/13/2012 70.00 € Opera Tickets Entertainment
10/14/2012 4.10 € Lunch in Signa Eating out
10/14/2012 35.00 € Dinner after 15 km bike jog Eating out
10/14/2012 31.95 € Bookstore  2 books Entertainment
10/14/2012 4.60 € Train fare for train that never   was Transportation
10/15/2012 15.00 € Bike rental: 2 for 1 Entertainment
10/15/2012 8.50 € bottle wine for dinner Groceries
10/15/2012 17.00 € groceries Groceries
10/15/2012 10.00 € stocked up on Gelato…good thing   we walk a lot Groceries
10/15/2012 16.27 € Fresh vegatables, fruit,   mushrooms, pasta Groceries
10/16/2012 6.00 € Groceries at outdoor market Groceries
10/17/2012 2.86 € lunch pizza Eating out
10/18/2012 10.00 € Lunch at sandwich place   (L’Antico Noe) Eating out
10/18/2012 14.50 € Western Union Fee to send   apartment deposit to Istanbul Lodging
10/18/2012 100.00 € Apartment deposit Lodging
10/18/2012 41.95 € Ordered a stool from UK for work   station Personal Expenses
10/19/2012 9.40 € Pre dinner Apertif Pizza/Beer Eating out
10/19/2012 37.00 € Dinner in Livorno (Fresh seafood   dinner- great local atmosphere) Eating out
10/19/2012 4.50 € Afternoon snack/espresso Eating out
10/19/2012 32.80 € Train tickets to/from Livorno Transportation
10/20/2012 12.00 € Lunch at Central Market   (Lampredotto) Eating out
10/20/2012 23.38 € Groceries Groceries
10/21/2012 3.45 € beverages for dinner Eating out
10/21/2012 5.00 € Afternoon Gelato Eating out
10/21/2012 15.00 € two (2) movie tickets (Killing   them Softly) In English Entertainment
10/21/2012 30.00 € New Internet Simm card (Wind) Internet Access
10/21/2012 0.99 € massage ball Personal Expenses
10/21/2012 1.98 € two (2) kitchen knives Personal Expenses
10/22/2012 10.50 € Gelato Eating out
10/23/2012 8.60 € groceries: cheese, ravioli Groceries
10/23/2012 3.65 € Bottle of wine for dinner Groceries
10/24/2012 13.00 € Lunch out (Fancy sandwich place) Eating out
10/24/2012 11.50 € Dinner out (Pizza and wine) Eating out
10/24/2012 9.03 € Groceries Groceries
10/25/2012 16.00 € Lunch sandwiches & dinner   tortellini Eating out
10/25/2012 10.59 € Groceries Groceries
10/26/2012 11.00 € stocked up on Gelato…need to   walk even more Groceries
10/26/2012 4.85 € Bread and wine for dinner Groceries
10/26/2012 3.85 € Internet and international phone   call (Insurance matter) Personal Expenses
10/26/2012 7.80 € Groceries Groceries
10/27/2012 12.00 € Lunch: Cappuccino/ small panini   sandwiches Eating out
10/27/2012 19.68 € Book store ( 4 books) Entertainment
10/27/2012 16.00 € Climbed Duomo to observation   deck Entertainment
10/27/2012 32.00 € Groceries: We stopped at four   stalls: (Fish Market) (Cheese/Bread/tortellini) (Yogurt/Pesto)   (Vegtables/Fruit) Groceries
10/27/2012 6.00 € Bottle white wine Groceries
10/27/2012 20.00 € Headset Personal Expenses
10/27/2012 10.00 € Pizza for lunch Eating out
10/27/2012 3.45 € Cheese Groceries
10/28/2012 9.79 € afternoon espresso & snack Eating out
10/28/2012 7.50 € Evening movie (Savages…..Oliver   Stone…..he sold out to Hollywood feel good) Entertainment
10/28/2012 7.50 € Internet Internet Access
10/29/2012 18.23 € Groceries Groceries
10/30/2012 5.05 € Internet Internet Access
10/31/2012 26.35 € Groceries Groceries
10/31/2012 9.50 € Internet Internet Access
10/31/2012 9.00 € I Tunes (movie download) +   internet radio contribution Entertainment
10/31/2012 5.00 € Pizza (Afternoon snack) Eating out
Sub-totals:
Eating Out 372.51 €
Entertainment 284.13 €
Groceries 454.05 €
Internet Access 52.05 €
Lodging 1,014.00 €
Personal Expenses 137.77 €
Transportation 116.40 €
Grand Total: October 2,430.91 € $3,160.00

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