The beautiful city of Florence in Italy known as the birth place of Dante Alighieri, home to the Duomo and Uffizi and a Unesco World Heritage Site since 1982. The beauty of the city comes from its history, museums, churches, scenery and food. The cultural scene is one to embrace with opera, classical music and contemporary art. Florence is best visited during late spring through early autumn where al fresco dining and drinking is ideal.
The charm and elegance of Florence has many flocking to see it. A visit to Florence should tick off some of those to-do’s and bucket lists you’ve had. It’s a city perfectly made for walking where you can view world class art and architecture, taste a variety of gelato flavors and browse all kinds of leather goods. The monuments, piazzas, and buildings all tell a story of life and art.
A walk through Florence will introduce you to the different trattoria, enoteca and restaurants this beautiful city has to offer. Florence is popularly known for bringing to the world, gelato Italian ice cream. A few staples at any local table are bread, olive oil, grilled meat and game such as boar, deer and rabbit.