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Cooking Class: Italian-Style Meatballs and Tiramisu
"When most people think of meatballs mounds of pasta doused in red sauce come to mind. Ironically in Italy it’s rare to see spaghetti and meatballs on the same plate. Polpette are savory appetizers or stand-alone entrees. Italy’s meatballs come in many shapes sizes and sauces. They are made from pork seafood and even vegetables.This class offers two interesting options that will surely satisfy your taste buds. You will learn how to make authentic meatballs; how to choose your ingredients fresh organic
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Florence Full Day Trip from Livorno
"You will be driven to discover Florence a dynamic city perfect representation of Italian Reinassance. Florence hosts a wide range of monuments impressive gardens typical shops starred restaurants and trattorias. Have a walk and discover the Mercato Nuovo where you can find the Fontana del Porcellino (Piglet Fountain) and enjoy a magnificent view over the city from the Piazzale Michelangelo. Go through the Boboli Gardens: an op statues fountains and very old olm oaks. One of the most impressive palace is the Uffizi Gallery located off the Piazza della Signoria. The museum offers thousands of artworks by masters like Michelangelo
From EUR525.00
 
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

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Piazza della Signoria

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 there was...
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Leather Shops Orientation Tours

I have included this in my tourist traps as if you are booked in a walking tour of Florence, you will be herded to one or two leather stores wherein the stores will show you the various fine leather...
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Fake designer handbags

In many parts of downtown Florence, people will set up displays of "designer" handbags and wallets and try to sell them. DO NOT purchase these because they are obviously not real and they are also on...
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The Accademia

The Academia is really a second rate museum; other than Michelangelo's David, it really does not have a lot to offer. There are rooms of sculpture (really plaster casts), some Florentine icons, some...
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Uffizi Gallery

Many will consider the Uffizi one of the greatest art galleries in the world. I personally would suggest it is the most over-rated art gallery in the world. Give me the Tate, the Met or the Alte...
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Sit down Cafe's around Uffizi and Ponte Vecchio

Sat down with wife and ordered two soft drinks, 11 euros, fly men, avoid. go into a shop and buy a can instead for 1-2 euros. sit down on a bench and drink it. Don't go to Florence, whole city is...
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Around the city

How not to love a beatiful city like Florence? It is a romantic place, full of history and art with his incredible museums and old building especially in the city centre. Florence is situated in...
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Public transports:automatic vending machines

Hi All,Public transport in Italy is very cheap and very good. While in florence we made use of this. Esspecially the new trams.We bought our tickets from a vending machine. Real simple and worked as a...
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Queues

Something I want you to know (and many visitors of Florence have the same opinion), is that Galleria della Accademia and especially Galleria degli Uffizi but not the case of Museo Casa di Dante (pic)...
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Gelato Scam in Ponte Vechio Via Por Santa Maria

Went to gelateria/yogurteria between #3 and #5 on Via Por Santa Maria just right after leaving the Ponte Vechio Bridge to the north going Via Por Santa Maria the first one in the left side. Of course...
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Loooong lines at the Uffizi and Accademia!

It's possible to skip the line at some of Florence's museums by booking tickets on line at http://www.firenzemusei.it/. It costs an additionnal 4 Euros to make the reservation, and you must pick a...
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Careful buying ticket at Palazzo Pitti

When you get to the ticket office for the Palazzo Pitti you've got a couple of options. One is for 8.50 Euro which will get you into the Royal Apartments and other rooms of the Palazzo. The 10 Euro...
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Restaurant Traps In Florence

The restaurants in Florance play some funny games to get a little more money from you. Be careful of items added to your bill you didn't order, or items brought to you table you did not order.Also...
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The Accademia : Sorry, a bit of a trap.

Ok. So this may even be the main site for tourists when they are in Florence. The Accademia (or Accademia di Belle Arti Firenze) is of course the home of Michelangelo's David, located in a rotunda,...
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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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Via dei Tornabuoni 1, Florence, Tuscany, 50122, Italy
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Piazza Ognissanti 1, Florence, Tuscany, I-50123, Italy
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Piazza Santa Maria Novella 7, Florence, Tuscany, 50123, Italy
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Top Things to Do in Florence

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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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Il Duomo - Santa Maria del Fiore

Work on the new cathedral, begun in 1296, was interrupted in 1302 when Arnolfo di Cambio died. His place as masterbuilder was taken by Giotto, in 1334. Due to a social situation and certain natural...
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Basilica Di Santa Croce

Basilica di Santa Croce (the Holy Cross) is the principal Franciscan church if Florence but also known as teh Temple of Italian Glories. It is the burial place of some of the most famous Italians,...
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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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Pitti Palace - Palazzo Pitti

This place had me cross-eyed after a couple of hours. The largest museum complex in Florence, Palazzo Pitti comprises at least five different galleries and two gardens. All of them are either in or...
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Piazzale Michelangelo

part two of my tips with more panoramic pictures of Florence from the Plaza for the most stunning and panoramic view of Florence, you must head to the Piazzale Michaelangelo, located on the southbank...
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