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Florence Travel Guide

City Guide about Florence with tips and reviews by travelers.



Inside our Florence Travel guide you will find all the most fascinating attractions and tips to sightsee during your stay in the city. Thanks to the reviews provided by its community, Placesonline is pleased to provide its users the best recommendations for travelling to Florence. This Italian town, which is known also as the city of the lily, gave birth to the Renaissance and with its innovative arts and architectures it changed the way we see the world. For centuries this amazing city has captured the imaginations and the attention of travelers from all around the world, tourists who have come seeking rooms with romantic views and phenomenal art. Florence owns a subtle beauty, which you can immediately perceive by looking to its unprepossessing palaces built in local stone. Take a walk along the Arno: it offers views that don't quit and haven't changed in 700 years. Wonder around Piazza della Signoria, always packed with tourists. You will have to bepatient there! It's the heart of the whole city, and home of the Uffizi, which represent the world's finest collection of Italian Renaissance art.If you are worried about booking your stay in Florence, don’t worry. The city is equipped with hotels for all budgets and all kind of visitors. For this reason, you can find both budget and luxury hotels in the historic center. Reading our Florence guide, you can find also some hostels and bed and breakfasts around the city, which are perfect for backpackers and travellers who want to live the adventure of the trip. If you want to eat some special Italian food and taste the traditions of some famous Tuscan’s dish, Florence's the perfect city. Its popularity with tourists means that there's a high variety of restaurants and you will not have any problem in finding a good place to eat. Finally, Florence is also very famous for its nightlife. Explore the best sights, entertainment, and shopping with our top choices and all the tips from the Florence Travel Guide provided by our users.
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Overall rating: 6
General opinion:  Florence, in the Tuscany region of Italy, is home to approximately 366,000 inhabitants. Having been home to the likes of Leonardo Da Vinci, Machiavelli and Michelangelo among others, it has earned the title of ‘the Renaissance capital of the World’.
Florence has a temperate continental climate. Summers are hot and dry with the average temperature in July and August at 31°C.  Early spring is the most pleasant time of the year.
Historically, Florence was along an important route between Rome and the northern part of the country and an important centre of art ... More and culture especially in the Middle Ages.
Its location is Tuscany, a premier wine-growing area in the world, makes the wine industry an important part of the city’s economics. Tourism is the other mainstay of the economy.
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11/29/2012
Overall rating: 10
General opinion: It is nice to study the Italian language and to combine it with touring eating and so on.
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Ponte Vecchio
 Landmarks and Historic sites
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Duomo di Santa Maria del Fiore
 Landmarks and Historic sites
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Palazzo degli Uffizi
 Landmarks and Historic sites
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Piazzale Michelangelo
 Streets, Squares and Neighbourhoods
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Santa Maria Novella
 Landmarks and Historic sites
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Basilica di Santa Croce
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Boboli Gardens
 Parks and gardens
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Uffizi Gallery
 Museums
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Civic Museums
 Museums
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Statue of David
 Landmarks and Historic sites
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Palazzo Pitti
 Landmarks and Historic sites
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Palazzo Vecchio
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Campanile di Giotto
 Other attractions
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Piazza San Lorenzo
 Streets, Squares and Neighbourhoods
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The Oltrarno and the belvedere
 Other attractions
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Piazza della Signoria
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Battistero di San Giovanni
 Landmarks and Historic sites
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Fontana del Porcellino
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Market of San Lorenzo
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Stibbert museum
 Museums
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Le Cascine
 Parks and gardens

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