Piazza della Repubblica
The site of a Roman forum and heart of medieval Florence, this busy civic space was created in the 1880s as part of a controversial plan...
Marketed as the 'Original & Best', these excellent one- to three-hour city walks are led by historians or art history graduates;...
Three canvas parasols and a dozen tables make this hidden terrace on the roof of Florence's central department store a privileged spot....
Piazza della Repubblica 13-14r · interesting places nearby
Giubbe Rosse information
The terrace on Piazza della Repubblica looks unpromisingly touristy, but inside the vaulted interior of this fabled, 19th-century cafe Filippo Marinetti and friends dreamed up Italian futurism. Walls are hung with works by generations of past customers, and there are both free foreign-language newspapers and regular literary happenings for the high-minded.