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2-Hours Walking Tour in Florence
"Get an up close and personal experience of Florence on this 2-hour walking tour. If you choose the “Highlights of Florence” option you can visit the highlights of the city including the Duomo the Baptistery the Old Palace and the Ponte Vecchio.Or if you would prefer you can choose the “Oltrarno Slow Tour” option and leave the most common areas of the city and cross the Ponte Vecchio and stroll to Pitti Palace. You can also choose to purchase a ticket to walk through Boboli Gardens and Bardini Garden. With this optio you can visit the famous church and the square of Santo Spirito."
From EUR60.00
 
Independent Florence Day Trip from Venice by High-Speed Train
"Make your own way to Santa Lucia station in central Venice and catch your train and travel to Florence independently. Train journeys from Venice to Florence can last up to 2.5 hours but your high-speed train shuttles you into the heart of Florence in just 2 hours. On arrival in the city head out to explore! How you spend your time in beautiful Florence — Italy’s second city — is up to you. Entrance fees to attractions and any meals are at your own expense.Perhaps visit Accademia Gallery to see Michelangelo’s David sculpture or head to Florence Duomo (Cathedral of Santa Maria dei Fiori) to climb up the iconic Brunelleschi’s Dome. Relax in the calm of Boboli Gardens explore the bohemian Oltrarno neighborhood or walk up to the terrace at Piazzale Michelangelo to see the city’s most impressive panorama. Be sure to use your hop-on hop-off sightseeing ticket to travel around town and visit top Florence attractio double-decker bus hop on and off around the city at any of the 15 stops
From EUR115.00
 
Become a Skilled Chef in 60-Minutes with Gourmet Dinner
"This quick but intense class is designed to give you the opportunity to learn a classic of Italian cuisine without renounce to enjoy your day.The chef's home offers not only a wonderful authentic kitchen but the opportunity to have a unique opportuni with fresh healthy and seasonal ingredients. After the class you will appreciate in addition to your creation of pasta the delicacies prepared by the chef that you will share with other foodies guests like you.The dining room overlooks the Boboli Gardens (Palazzo Pitti) and will cook in a relaxed atmosphere.The experience starts at 6 pm a with a fresh glass of wine. After the 1-hour you sit down to enjoy dinner with the other guests (maximum number of guests at the table only 12).The real surprise wonderful cheeses served with spicy jam made by the chef and much more!Some example of pasta from scratch
From EUR69.00

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Leather

Not only is Florence famous for the Cradle of the Renaissance Movement but also as the Leather Capital of Italy as The City was a famous Trade and Commerce Center since the Middle ages and since then,...
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San Lorenzo Market

Stay Away from this Store. They give you a 50 % discount to attract buyers but you can get the same product at other stores for 30 % Lower than what they sell it to you for. They falsely claim that...
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Gucci Outlet

One of my favourite places where to shop good quality and nice products at good prices. Once a year I book a long week-end stay in Florence or nearby The Mall to visit The Mall, to enjoy the exquisite...
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Outlet Mall

I think that both the Mall and Barberino Designer Outlet deserve to be visited since the shops you find are different. The Mall is located in Leccio, about 20 km south of Florence heading to...
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Mercato Centrale

This outdoor market (and the indoor one as well) is a great addition to your sightseeing and to the museum visits you have on your itinerary (especially if you need a break from museums in Florence)...
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Gold Shopping

The Ponte Vecchio has historically been the area for gold shopping in Firenze. As you can see from the photo there are also plenty of other types of shops, as well. Since it's in the center of the...
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Prada Outlet

There are actually two prada outlets now in florence. One art barabarino outlet and the main one at Monte Varchi aka Space. It has prada, but also miu miu. But i wont exactly call it Prada...
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Ponte Vecchio

Although I've indicated jewelry, this tip actually pertains to any specific shopping in Italy or anywhere. KNOW the product well before you shop. That might take only a run by a high-end store to...
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Souvenirs

off course you would expect to see a lot of souvenir shops and stores in and around the major attractions of Florence of which they sell everything such as fridge magnets, shot glasses, paper weights,...
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Shoes

Florence is home of several world leaders in fashion designing, such as Gucci, Cavalli, Pucci and to me the best of all Salvatore Ferragamo. Since 1938 Ferragamo store is housed in a castle, Palazzo...
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Women's Clothes

Around the Duomo are loads of streets with millions of great little shops. Intimissi is a chain of really lovely underwear shops (i saw three of them in Florence) and its really cheap. I got a lovely...
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Mercato Nuovo

Near Orsanmichele and Piazza della Repubblica is the Mercato Nuovo, held under an old loggia. This sells the same things as the other markets, but it is in a very central location for tourists. I saw...
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For the Kitchen

If you're lucky enough to have an apartment with a refrigerator or a hotel room in the spring or autumn where you can store food on a window ledge to keep it cool, then of course, one of the best ways...
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Bartolucci

Walking into Bartolucci is like stepping into Geppetto's workshop and meeting Pinocchio. It's the type of traditional craft shops that have all but disappeared here in the United States. While the...
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Viale Michelangelo 1, Florence, Tuscany, 50125, Italy
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Via Martelli 10, Florence, Tuscany, 50129, Italy
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Piazza Ognissanti 1, Florence, Tuscany, I-50123, Italy
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Via dei Tornabuoni 1, Florence, Tuscany, 50122, Italy
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Borgo San Jacopo 14, Florence, Tuscany, 50125, Italy
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Via Santa Caterina d'Alessandria 7, Florence, Tuscany, 50129, Italy
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Top Things to Do in Florence

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Il Duomo - Santa Maria del Fiore

the famous Bell Tower was started by Giotto in 1334 but he dies in 1337 and the tower was finished by Francesco Talenti in 1359 and has a measurements of 84.7 metres tall and approximately 15 metres...
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Ponte Vecchio

one of the most famous Bridge around the world can be found in Florence along the banks of the Arno River. Ponte Vecchio is one of the three old bridges along the Arno River (the other ones nearby are...
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Climbing The Duomo

The first time we were here, years ago, we climbed to the top of the campanile, so this time we took on the Duomo. It is a daunting climb of about 460 steps, but you get interesting views inside a...
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Pitti Palace - Palazzo Pitti

I guess that this is not how things work, but (a kind of illegal) we were able to enter the garden of Palazzo Pitti. When we arrived I had my mind set on visiting the garden, but did not realize that...
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Galleria dell'Accademia

the most popular museum in all of Florence will be the Galleria dell'Accademia di Firenze (Gallery of the Academy of Florence), located a stone's throw away from Piazza San Marco. This is where the...
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David Statue

The star attraction in Piazza Della Signora before was the famous David Statue Made by Michaelangelo in 1504 as to symbolize the defense of civil liberties embodied in the Republic of Florence by the...
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