Turn your back on the bevy of ticky-tacky souvenir stalls flogging David statues and boxer shorts and take in the spectacular city...
Porta San Niccolò
Built in the 1320s, the best preserved of the city’s medieval gates still stands sentinel on the banks of the Arno. Behind it, a...
Basilica di San Miniato al Monte
Five minutes uphill from Piazzale Michelangelo is this wonderful Romanesque church, dedicated to St Minius, an early-Christian martyr in...
Neither as Irish nor as literary as the name suggests, this veteran pub with beer garden attracts a gregarious student and post-grad...
Piazza F Ferrucci 1r · interesting places nearby
Inside this minimalist fiberoptic-lit drinking space, some of the city’s best DJs spin cutting-edge electronica. The bourgeois-hip crowd sips cocktails on Level 0 and gets lost in video art projected on eight giant plasma screens on Level 1.