The Florence Duomo, officially known as the Cattedrale di Santa Maria del Fiore, is a symbolic and artistic landmark of the city. As one of the largest churches in the 15th century, the Duomo’s historic display of wealth and prominence overshadowed cathedrals in surrounding cities. However, the story of its construction exceeds the lifetime of its creators. Today, the Florence … [Read more...] about How to Climb the Florence Duomo?
So it’s decided, you’re going to Florence, Italy. You’ve heard endless stories about the Cradle of the Renaissance. From the amazing architecture and incredible art. Now, It's time to experience it with your own eyes; The Duomo, the Accademia Gallery and especially the Uffizi Gallery. Uffizi Gallery Tours Are you planning a trip to Florence? The Uffizi Gallery is only … [Read more...] about Best Ways To Visit The Uffizi Gallery Florence
Florence is a historic city that serves as the capital city of Italy’s Tuscany region. Historical monuments such as the Florence Cathedral and the Ponte Vecchio Bridge, as well as the natural beauty of the surrounding Tuscany region make Florence an ideal location for filming. Here is a list of five movies set in Florence, Italy. Inferno This modern-day thriller … [Read more...] about Five Movies Set In Florence, Italy
Let’s face it, nobody rocked the Renaissance as the Medici family did. They were known for their banking prowess, the Medici family were also famed patrons of the arts. These famous Florentines did everything they could to rise to power, and intrigue surrounds them. Here are ten Medici family facts you may not know. Pro Tip: Check out our Florence online guide from … [Read more...] about 12 Astonishing Facts You Might Not Know About The Medici Family
Florence's Uffizi Gallery is home to some of the world’s most treasured masterpieces, including Botticelli’s Birth of Venus. We wouldn't be a tour company if we didn't recommend taking a Uffizi Gallery guided tour but if you are going to see it on your own make sure you stand in front of these works of art and let your jaw drop! Tips & Structured Activities You're … [Read more...] about 7 Masterpieces Not to Miss at the Uffizi Gallery