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...
Chiesa e Museo di Orsanmichele
This thoroughly unusual and inspirational church, with a splendid Gothic tabernacle by Andrea Orcagna, was created when the arcades of...
A favourite to both Florentine big wheels and five-star travellers, this bar is in-your-face upscale. It offers ringside terrace seating...
Cantinetta dei Verrazzano
A forno (baker's oven) and cantinetta (small cellar) make a heavenly match. Sit down at a marble-topped table, admire prized vintages...
Lonely Planet review
Three canvas parasols and a dozen tables make this hidden terrace on the roof of Florence's central department store a privileged spot. Gloat with the birds over coffee or cocktail at achingly lovely views of the duomo, Piazza della Repubblica and Florentine hills beyond.