Look out for speeding scooters
It seems everybody in Florence owns a scooter. This small vehicles race through the streets, so be aware!
Parking of scooters is always done in groups.
Art is everywhere in Florence...
Art is everywhere in Florence and art, after all, is part of culture! This is a picture I took in Santa Maria del Carmine in Oltrarno of one of Masaccio's marvelous paintings.
Famous persons like...
Famous persons like Macchiavelli and Michelangelo lived in Florence. On the picture: the house of Macchiavelli.
The electrical current in Italy is 220 volts, 50 cycles alternating current (AC); wall outlets take plugs with two round prongs.
At Florence do you needa...
At Florence do you needa couple of extra eyes, to see all the beauty that there is.
Its a famous city with a wide historical culture.
A real place for artists and cultural lovers.
Socializing in the square!
This is the place to meet, we found hundreds of people sitting on the steps and socializing.
It is a beautiful place to meet to plan the night.
All museum tickets have the...
All museum tickets have the same design. And they are absolutely beautiful. You cannot throw them away.
Going to line up to see...
Going to line up to see Porcellino the pig and paying for good luck! The nose of Porcellino has now been rubbed shiny!
I found it wonderfully old fashioned to buy...
I found it wonderfully old fashioned to buy breads, cheeses and hams by the weight, and not prepackaged from a panificio/alimentari. Good to be able to buy any amount .
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amazing - the Medici collection
Anna Medici, the last Medici died in 1743 - and bequeathed the vast collection of Medici's throughout the 300 years before her, to the city of Florence.
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