Cenacolo di Sant’Apollonia
Once part of a sprawling Benedictine monastery, this cenacolo harbours arguably the city’s most remarkable Last Supper scene. Painted...
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Interesting guided tours in Florence, including a beind-the-scenes tour of the Duomo's restoration workshop (€55, 2¼ hours), the...
A queue marks the door to this gallery, built to house one of the Renaissance's most iconic masterpieces, Michelangelo's David. But the...
Cent-conscious Florentines love this American-styled bar for its lavish spread at aperitivi time – €10 for drink and sufficient nibbles...
Arrive by noon to ensure a stool around a shared table at this noisy, busy, brilliant trattoria – a legend that retains its soul (and...
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La Botteghina information
This unassuming little shop resembles dozens of others, but closer inspection reveals one of the city’s best purveyors of ceramics. Specialising in wares from nearby towns Montelupo and Deruta, the store only sells objects made entirely by hand, many of which sport particularly vivid golds and vermillions. Given the quality of the work, prices are quite reasonable.