A monument to the Renaissance period, Florence is considered to be one of the most beautiful cities in the world. Characterised by sweeping piazzas, magnificent statues and an abundance of architecturally impressive buildings, Tuscany’s capital fuses the very best of Italian culture.Visitors here can walk the winding streets or stand by the water’s edge to experience Florence’s true splendor.
Once the heart of Europe’s cultural and intellectual scene, Florence now stands as a thriving and modern cosmopolitan city.
- Nearly a third of the world’s art treasures can be found in Florence
- Florence Cathedral took approximately 140 years to build