Easily one of the most inspiring cities in Europe, Florence is a brilliant mixture of urban and medieval elements. For every Renaissance museum, you have a restaurant specialising in world-class cuisines, and for every Gothic church, there is a Ferrari waiting to be driven around. With the Duomo and Ponte Vecchio as its major drawcards, the number of palaces, churches and museums in Florence might just put you in a stupor.READ LESS
FILL UP ON CULTURE AT THE BIRTHPLACE OF THE RENAISSANCE. FLORENCE IS A BEWILDERING AMALGAMATION OF ART AND ROMANCE THAT WILL LEAVE YOU SPELL-BOUND.
The cobbled streets of the historic centre, a strictly no-car zone, are a treasure trove of art, history and culture. Visit the majestic Florence Cathedral to admire the Gothic designs and impeccable detailing. Make your way to the Uffizzi Gallery, where famous works of Renaissance art amaze you with their striking beauty. Don’t leave without taking a selfie at Ponte Vecchio, the famous stone bridge .READ LESS
MAKE YOUR WAY THROUGH THE HISTORICAL CENTRE, AND VISIT ARCHITECTURAL LANDMARKS LIKE THE FLORENCE CATHEDRAL, UFFIZZI GALLERY AND PONTE VECCHIO.
Owing to the patronage of the Medicis (royals of Florentine) during the Renaissance Era, Florence is today known for its galleries, museums and historic monuments. From the Statue of David by Michelangelo and Annunciation by Leonardo da Vincie, to the famous golden Gates of Paradise by Lorenzo Ghiberti and the Statue of Saint Marc by Donatello, Florence is a haven for art lovers.READ LESS
SOAK UP ALL THE ART YOU CAN. FLORENCE IS WHERE FAMOUS ARTISTS LIKE MICHELANGELO, LEONARDO DA VINCI AND RAPHAEL CREATED THEIR MASTERPIECES!
The region of Tuscany is known for its sprawling vineyards, organic farms, and abundant natural resources. Sample the freshest olives, delightful local Chianti wines, and the most succulent cooked-to-perfection Florentine steak. Great food, the ambience of a lively piazza, and some ambient music make for a perfect Florentine evening.READ LESS
TUCK INTO THE EXQUISITE TUSCAN CUISINE AS YOU SIP ON THE FINEST CHIANTI WINE, AND INDULGE IN A PERFECTLY GRILLED JUICY FLORENTINE STEAK!
Good fashion seems to emanate from Florence’s streets, and while you can witness the designer labels all over town, the bohemian hipster look seems to come naturally to the residents. Visit the famous San Lorenzo market, and buy beautiful souvenirs, fine leather goods, traditional pottery and much more.READ LESS