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Cradle of the Renaissance, romantic, enchanting and utterly irresistible, Florence (Firenze) is a place to feast on world-class art and gourmet Tuscan cuisine.
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15 of the best places to eat in Florence right now
Feb 2, 2023 • 7 Min read
Trattorie still serve classic dishes, but new chefs are reinterpreting the culinary traditions. Here are the best places to eat in Florence right now.
Express espressos, advance tickets and more to know ahead of your trip to Florence
Feb 15, 2022 • 8 Min read
Careful advance planning is the key to getting the most out of your visit to the Tuscan capital. Here’s all you need to know before your trip to Florence.
Art and Culture
Rome vs Florence: how to choose the perfect Italian city for you
Feb 8, 2022 • 7 Min read
The delights of both Rome and Florence are reason enough for a trip to Italy. But if you only have time for one, which should you pick?
Top tips to help you enjoy Florence on a budget
Feb 1, 2022 • 11 Min read
To get maximum Renaissance for your euro, try these budget travel tips.
Florence's must-see museums: from the sublime to the Renaissance
Dec 7, 2021 • 6 Min read
Florence boasts the kind of Renaissance art collection other cities can only dream of hosting. Here's our guide to its best galleries of Tuscan treasure.
How to navigate the historic streets of Florence
Nov 10, 2021 • 7 Min read
Delightfully compact and packed with architectural landmarks, Florence is a breeze to navigate. Here are the best ways to get around this Renaissance gem.
The most fabulous things you can do in Florence – get a pizza the action
Nov 5, 2021 • 9 Min read
From incredible architecture to locally sourced dishes that will blow your mind, here are the top things to experience in Florence.
Art and Culture
The best freebies in Florence for budget travelers and bargain hunters
Oct 26, 2021 • 7 Min read
As one of Europe’s most elegant outdoor museums, this Renaissance city is "free sightseeing" nirvana.
Here's why Florence is perfect for your next winter break
Oct 26, 2021 • 6 Min read
Find out the best time to visit Florence to soak up its art, history and festivals – and what to look forward to each month.
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