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Aperitivo Tour of Florence
"Meet your guide at Piazza della Repubblica in central Florence and set off on your stroll across the iconic bridge to the bohemian neighborhood of Oltrarno. First stop is an artisanal gelato parlor to try one of the shop’s popular mojito sorbets. As you savor your sorbet your guide will talk about Florence and its all-important aperitivo scene.A tradition firmly rooted in Italian life aperitivo consists of a pre-dinner snack with drinks in a bar. While Milan is believed to have started the tradition in the early 1920s other Italian cities quickly caught onto the trend but few struggle to do it better than Florence; as the capital of Tuscany the city has world-renowned ingredients right at its fingertips.Leave the gelato parlor and stroll to a traditional wine bar for a glass of Tuscan wine – either Brunello di Montalcino or a Chianti reserve – alongside a platter of wild boar salami
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Private Tour: Electric Bike Experience of Florence
"Meet your guide at your predetermined meeting point in Piazza della Signoria a central area in the city. Upon your arrival your guide will give you and your group a safety briefing on how to operate the electric bike. Once you get on your bike depart the area to visit Piazza Santa Croce. Then cycle over to the Arno coast and Viale dei Colli to observe its green streets. As you cruise along you will reach the summit of Piazzale Michelangelo and San Miniato Church where you will attain panoramic views of Florence. Take photos of the wide landscape before pedaling to the downtown area. There
From EUR44.00
 
Florence Segway Tour with Lunch
"You’ll discover the best of Florence and see all the major attractions. Our guides are art and history experts and alternate explanations with amusing anecdotes. It will be a visit that you will surely remember.You’ll see Piazza del Duomo and its Giotto’s bell tower and the Baptistery. After reaching Piazza della Repubblica you’ll glide down the elegant Via Tornabuoni and visit the colourful Mercato del Porcellino. The tour continues then with the amazing Piazza della Signoria the imposing Palazzo Vecchio Piazzale degli Uffizi Piazza Santa Croce with its magnificent gothic church until finally ending next to the Duomo.At the end of the tour
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Piazza Della Repubblica Tips (34)

Piazza Della Repubblica – Triumphal Arch.

It is for sure that the most prominently visible structure on the square is the triumphal arch, known as the Arcone. We learned that it was erected in 1895 as part of the redevelopment plans of the...
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Jerelis
Jan 02, 2017

Piazza Della Repubblica – Nice History.

In 1865 grand plans were being brought up to rebuild the historic city into a modern city. These plans included open squares, wide boulevards and monumental buildings. The historic buildings of that...
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Jerelis
Jan 02, 2017

Piazza Della Repubblica – By Accident.

For me this always proofs that you need to get off the beaten path so every now and then. When we walked our way through the city of Florence we were near the Duomo and wanted to go to the Ponte...
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Jerelis
Jan 02, 2017

Piazza Della Repubblica

Created in the late 19th century as part of the city's urban modernisation, Piazza della Repubblica commemorates the site of the Roman Forum of Florence. Over the centuries and in the mediaeval...
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MM212
Oct 30, 2016

Piazza della Repubblica 2

part two of my tips with more pictures around the plazaThe Piazza della Repubblica is the main city square of Florence of which was the center of the City since the Roman Times when it was the colony...
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machomikemd
Jun 24, 2016

Piazza della Repubblica 1

The Piazza della Repubblica is the main city square of Florence of which was the center of the City since the Roman Times when it was the colony of Florentina. it was the Cardo Maximus of which the...
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machomikemd
Jun 24, 2016

Piazza della Repubblica

Piazza della Repubblica is a large square in downtown Florence that was built on the site of the Mercato Vecchio, old Roman Forum, and ghetto. Since the early medieval years, this area has always been...
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hungariangirl896
Sep 13, 2014

Piazza Della Repubblica

This more "modern" square dates from the time that Florence was capital of Italy from 1865 to 1871. The square has a tourist market known as the new market and is surrounded by shopping streets that...
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Jim_Eliason
Dec 06, 2013

The Italian Capital's Piazza

Florence's Piazza della Repubblica stands where the Roman forum used to be several centuries ago. Over the years, the city had grown around and over the piazza, with many streets, houses, churches and...
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Jefie
Jul 01, 2010

City's liveliest and most entertaining square

Arguably, the café-lined Piazza della Repubblica is the city's liveliest and most entertaining square. This seemed to be the case even during the medieval and Roman times when it was the heart of...
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Tijavi
Jun 04, 2009

Shop or ride the Merry-Go-Round!

This unique plaza is home to the only merry-go-round in Florence. There is also a very large department store nearby. Perhaps the neatest thing about this plaza is that there are a lot of independent...
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wilocrek
Mar 17, 2008

People watch at the Piazza

I was here on Boxing Day 2006, and the atmosphere here was festive. A huge Christmas tree was lighted up and the square was full of people. This square is relatively new because the site was...
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BorneoGrrl
Feb 25, 2007
 
 
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Piazza Santa Croce

Before we decided where we wanted to go during the summer of 2016, of course we did some research on Google about Florence. One of the things that intrigued me immediately was the fact that Basilica...
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