Category Archives: Florence

Top Florence hotels with pools

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Set on the banks of the Arno River, Florence is a romantic, historic city and the cradle of the Renaissance. The city’s tightly woven historic center has barely changed in centuries, with quaint cobblestone streets and rich Renaissance charm. But Florence bakes in the heat of the Tuscan sun during its summer months, so finding […]

Where to Stay in Florence: Districts and Neighborhood guide

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Trying to decide where to stay in Florence? While the city is small, it offers many accommodation options and it can be confusing trying to decide the best location to stay. You’ll want to enjoy all the atmosphere and spirit of the Renaissance city while ensuring that you’re situated in an area close to transport […]

Best Boutique Hotels in Florence

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Looking for the perfect boutique hotel in Florence? You’ve come to the right place. Recently several Florence boutique hotels have opened to join an established list of accommodation that strikes the right note in celebrating the city’s arts and architectural heritage. If you’re planning a trip to Florence, a charming boutique hotel that matches the […]

3 Days in Florence: Itinerary Ideas for Visiting the Renaissance City

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Traveling through Italy and looking for the perfect 3-day itinerary for Florence? Three days might not seem like enough time to see the birthplace of the Renaissance in all its beauty, but it’s not an impossible feat.  With only 72 hours to work with, you’ll need to plan your Florence, Italy, itinerary carefully. This three-day […]

Episode #144: Sip Your Way Through the Wine Bars of Florence

Listen to “Sip Your Way Through the Wine Bars of Florence” on Spreaker. The winebars of Florence are wonderful places to start or continue any journey in learning about Tuscan and Italian wine. Florence’s wine bars and restaurants are not only a great place to learn more about the region’s wines and producers, but they […]

Episode #092: Wine Windows of Florence

Listen to “The Curious Case of the Wine Windows of Florence” on Spreaker. Lovers of wine and history, today we’re heading back to Florence to talk about something you may not even notice when you first visit the Renaissance city. But, once you know about them, you’ll be on the lookout for them on each […]