Summer is one of the best seasons to visit Florence; during these months the city becomes an international pole of attraction for students, tourists, creative, artists and designers from around the world.
The city centre is full of sights and can be easily covered by foot walking through the magnificent palazzi, churches and museums demonstration of the Florence Renaissance period.
A simple walk in the city centre could becomes an experience that goes straight to the heart, The Duomo Cathedral, Palazzo Vecchio, Piazza Signoria, Ponte Vecchio, Palazzo Strozzi, Piazza Santa Croce are just some of the amazing place of Florence.
The famed Uffizi Gallery is one of Florence’s gems together with the Galleria dell’Accademia Museum, Palazzo Pitti, Bargello Museum.
If you’re design and fashion addicted you can visit the Salvatore Ferragamo’s Museum and Gucci’s Museums expressions of the “Made in Italy” and the Italian style.
FLORENCE BY DAY
You can enjoy a cup of Italian espresso coffee in a nice Café of Piazza della Repubblica or have a sunny walk through Via Calzaiuoli one of the main Florence shopping street.
If you’re a fashion lover you can’t miss to visit Via Tornabuoni the street of the TOP fashion brands like Armani, Prada, Gucci, Roberto Cavalli, Emilio Pucci and Fendi.
FLORENCE BY NIGHT
Florence nightlife is concentrated in three main areas: Piazza Santa Croce, Piazza Duomo and Piazza Santo Spirito, those places are crowded of Florence and International people in a melting pot of culture.
You can start having a happyhour in a nice Café from 18.00 to 21.00 proceeding then with dinner in a typical Trattoria Restaurant and then clubbing among one of the pubs around the Piazza.
EMERGENCY AND USEFUL NUMBERS
|Health emergency||Dial 118 (toll free – from Italy)|
|Carabinieri||Dial 112 (toll free – from Italy)|
|Police Dpt||Dial 113 (toll free – from Italy)|
|Fire Dpt||Dial 115 (toll free – from Italy)|