What We Love About Florence

Under the Tuscan sun, you'll find Florence - a city beaming with an endless amount of Renaissance art and landmarks. Also known as Firenze, this romantic city is known for its sprawling hills, mouthwatering Tuscan cuisine and orange-roofed skyline. This capital city is filled to the brim with 15th to 16th-century palazzi, marble basilicas and art museums housing sculptures by the amazing Botticcelli and Michaelangelo, to name a few. Alternatively, you can also make your way around Florence through a food and wine trip at the city's vineyards! Make sure you don't skip a visit to the famous Duomo and Piazza della Signoria for stunning aerial views of the city!

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First Timer's Guide To Florence, Italy

Florence, the capital of Italy's Tuscan region is an iconic location filled with Renaissance masterpieces. If it's your first time at this historic city, here are the top things to do and eat there!

Hew Lee Yee· 8 May 2018

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The Treasures of Florence

Travel back in time and discover the fascinating history of Italy as you see the city's well-preserved artifacts

A Renaissance City

Witness Florence's marvelous cultural and artistic heritage as you visit Renaissance masterpieces like the Uffizi Gallery

Under the Tuscan Sun

Explore and visit the best of Tuscany, one of Italy's top vacation spots, with these fun-filled tours!

Italian Riviera

Home to sheer cliffs, vibrant seaside villages, and crystal-clear ocean waters, this strip of Mediterranean coastline is simply a must-visit!

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About Florence

Under the Tuscan sun, you'll find Florence - a city beaming with an endless amount of Renaissance art and landmarks. Also known as Firenze, this romantic city is known for its sprawling hills, mouthwatering Tuscan cuisine and orange-roofed skyline.


This capital city is filled to the brim with 15th to 16th-century palazzi, marble basilicas and art museums housing sculptures by the amazing Botticcelli and Michaelangelo, to name a few. Alternatively, you can also make your way around Florence through a food and wine trip at the city's vineyards! Make sure you don't skip a visit to the famous Duomo and Piazza della Signoria for stunning aerial views of the city!

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    24°

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    33° 20°

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    26° 12°

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  • Time Zone
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    Euro

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  • Best Time To Visit
    • FEB

      Carnevale

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