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Visiting Florence in Winter

If you’re thinking of visiting Florence this Winter, you’re then having a wonderful idea! We so love the city during such season, as it’s a great opportunity for you to grab your coat, to have a hot cappuccino and to enjoy the most important city spots and monuments during a less crowded period. Also, you’d […]


Italian phrases for your travel

While many people in Italy’s larger cities speak English, you might want to learn some Italian words and phrases before you come visit this beautiful country. This way, you can have a full Italian experience that will make your trip even more pleasant. Do not be afraid to practice your language skills with locals; they […]


Gastro-experience: Il Desco 2015

Taking place in Lucca’s historic center, for four weekends, you can experience a gastronomical delight at Il Desco 2015. This festival gives the opportunity to get into the heart of the province through its native dishes and local products. Il Desco is a showcase dedicated to the typical products of the highest quality and uniqueness. […]


“Off the beaten paths” activities to do in Florence

Florence is one of the most visited cities in the world thanks to its renaissance masterpieces and impressive architecture. After you have visited the artistic and architectural treasures, you should explore these 6 hidden gems in Florence: 1. Armor collection at the Stibbert Museum The Stibbert Museum is indeed a beautiful hidden gem containing some […]


Urban Legend: La Berta

The beautiful city of Florence is famous for its art and history, but beneath the stories of artists, lay tales of spirits and mysteries. Taking advantage of the Halloween mood, today we want to share with you one of the most famous urban legends of our city. Although Santa Maria Maggiore is one of the […]


Florence Biennale 2015

Florence Biennale, one of the most important points of reference for contemporary arts in the world, takes place from October 17th – 25th in Fortezza da Basso. This event, every two years, captivates the city of Florence offering a rich program with conferences, performances, exhibits, and other kinds of opportunities to visitors and artists that […]


Magnificence: The Greatness of Art and Humans

If you’re visiting Florence in October, you might be overwhelmed by the number of exhibitions you’ll find in the city. Don’t worry—it’s easy to get lost. But we’re here to help! Make sure you don’t miss Magnificent, a wonderful installation closing this month.   Magnificent will walk you through a charming story, based on real […]


Modern Art & Religion: Divine Beauty

If you’re in Florence this time of year, you are one lucky pal. You’re avoiding the summer crowds and you’re experiencing just the beginning of autumn, a perfect moment to start crawling into warm closed spaces. Our favorites are bars and museums, and if you prefer the latter, today we bring you one exhibition that […]


Amazing Juxtapositions: Jeff Koons In Florence

For two great artists to coincide in time, a big miracle needs to happen. There are some exceptions to this rule, but wouldn’t it be great if you could just make Andy Warhol meet Da Vinci? Well, thanks to the Comune di Firenze and the organization of Mus.e, now you can enjoy the best of […]


The Prince of Dreams

If you’re visiting Florence this autumn for the first time, you’ll encounter art all around. From the Uffizi Gallery to the Pitti Palace, get ready to be amazed. If you’re not a first-timer, this city can still surprise you. And to prove it this time, the venue we’re bringing you today is a great example […]

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