Articles Tagged ‘autobus’

Public Transportation in Florence

Public Transportation in Florence September 16, 2011 | Travel Tips, What's New | Read More
Florence is easily accessible by foot but it is always nice to jump on a bus or tram or Tramvia when your dogs start barking. The buses are very easy to take and it’s even easier to take the tram. The tickets for both the bus and tram are exactly the same, so if you have to travel with the bus and...

How to get from the Airport to the center of Florence

How to get from the Airport to the center of Florence September 5, 2011 | Travel Tips, What's New | Read More
Florence is a small city. When you arrive by plane to the airport it is usually very easy to reach the city center. Although since the historical center has turned even more pedestrian this past June, it is harder to reach some places in the center. Florence Airport Once you exit the airport turn...

Best Places to Travel Solo in Florence

Best Places to Travel Solo in Florence August 17, 2011 | Things to Do | Read More
Being solo in Florence can be a bummer but can also give you the freedom to hit all the places without the drag of others. Florence has a plethora of venues you can venture to by yourself. A favorite of mine is finding a cozy patch of grass at the Giardino dell’Orticoltura and sit with the tremendous...

New Pedestrian streets starting June 24

New Pedestrian streets starting June 24 June 15, 2011 | What's New | Read More
Are you enjoying the traffic-free Piazza del Duomo? Well now there will be even more space to wander through the ancient cobblestones of Florence. Piazza Pitti, Piazza Santo Spirito, Via Tornabuoni and Via Por Santa Maria will be open only to pedestrians from here on out. Mayor Renzi has been on a mission...

Via Tornabuoni,Piazza Pitti only for pedestrians 21st June

Via Tornabuoni,Piazza Pitti only for pedestrians 21st June May 10, 2011 | What's New | Read More
Via Tornabuoni and Piazza Pitti will soon be only for pedestrian copying Piazza del Duomo. Mayor Renzi doesn’t stop to amaze me. He has proposed on Facebook as well as reported in the La Nazione that he has begun the talks to make Via Tornabuoni and Piazza Pitti in a pedestrian street. Renzi and...

Buses, Tramvia getting around Florence

Buses, Tramvia getting around Florence August 18, 2010 | Travel Tips, What's New | Read More
Florence is a walkable city for the most part.  Although since you will be walking a lot and ALL DAY LONG, sometimes it is nice to ride the public transportation to give you feet a break.  Florence has a great bus system called ATAF that you can rely on when you want to sit and gaze at the scenery...