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Florence is in central Italy, and is the capital of the Tuscany region. Florence is world famous for its Renaissance art, monuments, architecture and culture. The river Arno flows through the city and under famous bridges such as the Ponte Vecchio originally built in 1218. Florence, Pisa (66kms) and Bologna (80kms) are the closest airports.
Florence is home to world famous art galleries, museums and churches. Discover the Duomo Cathedral, the Galleria dell ’Accademia which houses Michaelangelo’s famous sculpture ‘David’, the Uffizi with its magnificent art from the Italian Renaissance, St Johns Baptistery, the Bargello and many more! For a break from indoor culture visit the Boboli Gardens, the inspiration for many European Royal gardens including Versailles. Walk along the river Arno with its famous bridges and cross over the Ponte Vecchio to see its souvenir shops. The Santa Croce, Santo Spirito and San Frediano districts have bars, restaurants and clubs. Watching the sunset from one of the rooftop bars is a must.
Florence is one of the world’s most beautiful cities and is suitable for anyone interested in arts, culture, sightseeing, good restaurants, shopping, city nightlife and amazing architecture. There is history at every corner as you stroll through the cobbled streets. Spectacular sunrises or sunsets are photo opportunities at Piazzale Michelangelo.
There are regular flights to Pisa and Bologna and transfers can be arranged to the city of Florence. Abbey Travel always have great deals to Florence.