Torre dei Marsili
Looming large above Ponte Vecchio is this rectangle, five-storey stone tower, built by the Marsili family as a 'status symbol' in the...
Take your pick from dozens of carefully crafted courses for beginners and professionals: pizza and gelato, pasta making, easy Tuscan...
Torre de' Belfredelli
This eye-catching stone medieval tower is the tallest, and probably best preserved, in Florence. It was built for the wealth Belfredelli...
Caffè degli Artigiani
Sitting on one of the most atmospheric little piazzas in Florence, this quaintly countrified cafe pulls in local artisans in need of an...
Gelateria Santa Trínita
The newest addition to Florence’s list of excellent gelato makers, this shop just off the Ponte Santa Trínita produces a small selection...
Borgo San Jacopo 57r · interesting places nearby
Crostini topped with aphrodisiacal white-truffle shavings, deep-fried battered green tomatoes or zucchini (courgette) flowers and homemade walnut liqueur are a few of the seasonal highlights served beneath a centuries-old red-brick vaulted ceiling at this much-loved trattoria. The quality of products used is exceptional and service is endearingly old-fashioned.