Articles Tagged ‘bars’

Happy Hour Bars

Happy Hour Bars January 23, 2012 | Food, What's New | Read More
Happy Hour pubs are prevalent throughout Florence. They offer a very laid back atmosphere and with more that just chips and salsa. Florence has many pubs and bars that serve a happy hour with drinks and some that serve also food. Some happy hours have different cuisines they serve on any given night....

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...

Rooftop Bars and Terraces of Florence

Rooftop Bars and Terraces of Florence August 25, 2011 | Food, Nightlife, What's New | Read More
As much as there are plenty of places to eat and drink in Florence, the most common question I get is what places have the best views of this enchanting city. These rooftop bars have views that you can see all four sides of Florence. Eating with the birds, well not really. La Rinascente department...

Dinner and a Movie

Dinner and a Movie June 8, 2011 | What's New | Read More
In Piazza Beccaria, Astra 2 cinema is being transformed. The traditional cinema will be more than just a movie theater. The plan is to make the venue suitable for live music, poetry readings and other culture events. Some other features that will be added are a gallery, an 80-seat restaurant and a lobby...

SMS Ataf Bus Ticket

March 1, 2011 | What's New | Read More
Beginning on March 16th, you will be able to ride the bus without actually buying a ticket. You will be able to pay for your ticket using your credit card: easy as pie. No more excuses of not having a ticket or explaining to the bus police that you didn’t have time to buy one. Since I have been...

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...