Best museums in Florence

Florence has some of the most celebrated museums in the world. From the Uffizi Gallery, with its rich collection of Renaissance paintings, and the Accademia that hosts the iconic David. But being the cradle of the Renaissance, Florence has a lot more for art lovers to enjoy too. So to help you make the best… Read more »

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Best Things to do in Florence in 2022

Discover the most fascinating experiences in Florence in 2022. Whether you’re a fan of art, good food, beautiful architecture or the Medici family, Florence has it all. Here we show you the best ways to delve deep into the heart of the city and explore its hidden corners and magical possibilities. From small-group tours to guided walks… Read more »

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Best Art Exhibitions in Florence 2022

Are you planning a trip to Florence this year? We take a closer look at a few of the unmissable art exhibitions on in Florence in 2022. From Renaissance masters Michelangelo and Donatello to contemporary artistic experiments by Eliasson and 20th century Italian artists Chini and Berti. CHECK OUT THIS POPULAR TUSCANY GUIDED DAY-TOUR FROM… Read more »

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Things to do in Florence in Spring

Discover the best things to do in Florence in Spring. Visit the city’s famous gardens, walk in the cool hills or take in a church with a view. Then go on the hunt for the best gelato in town. Spring has finally arrived. The days get longer and warmer and the city puts on its best face, inviting visitors to spend the day outside…. Read more »

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Florence Duomo. 10 Fascinating Facts

Discover some interesting facts about Florence Duomo: why is it called Santa Maria del Fiore, its impressive size and curios facts about its history

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Florence in May – Festivals, events and best gardens to visit

Florence in May offer up some colourful possibilities to the curious visitor. There are beautiful gardens and villas to explore, flower festivals and a flag-throwing competition to be seen, and a whole event dedicated to the humble cricket. The temperatures are rising in May, so you can enjoy the chance to spend some time outside…. Read more »

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Easter in Florence – Experience a traditional Easter in Florence

Easter is special in Florence, and if you’re visiting during the Easter holidays you can enjoy some special Florentine traditions and treats. The king of the show is the spectacular Explosion of the Cart in Piazza Duomo on Easter morning, a centuries old folkloristic show that offers plenty of excitement and adds colour to this already… Read more »

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Uffizi Gallery in Florence – 7 Curious facts

A visit to the Uffizi Gallery in Florence is a real treat for anyone who loves art. The Uffizi have the most important collection of Italian Renaissance art, including iconic paintings by Leonardo da Vinci, Botticelli, Michelangelo. A treasure trove of masterpieces set in a stunning location: a few steps from Piazza Signoria, overlooking the… Read more »

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Florence Cathedral Dome -10 Curious facts

Brunelleschi’s Dome is one of the great sights of Florence. The world-renowned Cathedral Dome of is an example of ingenious architecture, a joy to behold and one of the symbols of the city. Here we delve into Florence’s past to discover some intriguing facts about the beloved ‘cupolone‘ and the man who created it. Cathedral… Read more »

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8 Romantic things to do in Florence

Love is always in the air in Florence. Maybe because there’s no shortage of romantic things to do here. From watching the golden sunsets on the river Arno, and strolling in the Bardini gardens to stealing a kiss in a hidden square. Florence might very well be one of Italy’s top spots for falling in… Read more »

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