Articles Tagged ‘Florence’

Best Wine Bars

Best Wine Bars December 12, 2011 | Food, What's New | Read More
Wine flows all through this city. As it should so close to Chianti, Montalcino and the hills of Tuscany that produce such delicious wine. In Florence there are many relaxing wine bars to frequent and spend your evening sipping great wine and eating great food. Enoteca Coquinarius Enoteca Coquinarius...

Holiday Events and Travel Tips in Florence

Holiday Events and Travel Tips in Florence November 23, 2011 | Events, Travel Tips, What's New | Read More
Florence is starting to put up the lights for the Christmas season already and soon they will be shining bright. As the month of December draws closer these city lights will be lit every night. A sight to see. Especially if you take a stroll down Via dei Calzaiuoli towards Piazza della Signoria the lights...

Girls’ Night Out: Minglin’ with Italians

Girls’ Night Out: Minglin’ with Italians November 16, 2011 | Nightlife, What's New | Read More
When celebrated just being fabulous in Florence there are certain places you should frequent to feel like a woman. An elegant yet exciting night really pumps any gal pal up to take on the city of Florence. Let’s paint the town red, green and white as you stroll to the locales that really scream ladies...

Best Neighborhoods for Foodies

Best Neighborhoods for Foodies November 11, 2011 | Food, What's New | Read More
Fresh basil, vegetables and fruit are just the things you crave for when being in Florence. There are places where you can always find the freshest of the fresh to enjoy a new recipe or to eat incredibly well. Mercato Centrale has all of that. Alike Mercato Centrale in San Lorenzo, Sant’ Ambrogio offers...

Best Brunch Restaurants in Florence

Best Brunch Restaurants in Florence October 27, 2011 | Food, What's New | Read More
Breakfast is said to be the most important meal of the day. In Florence, they consider breakfast to be a coffee or cafe` latte with some biscotti or a brioche. But alas the tradition of brunch has been welcomed into the city mainly for tourists as well as for curious Italians. The best brunch and breakfast...

Where to Take Out of Town Guests for Dinner

Where to Take Out of Town Guests for Dinner October 25, 2011 | Food, What's New | Read More
When you are visiting Florence for the 4th or 5th time, perhaps you have a list of restaurants you would like to share with friends and family. Taking out of town guests to special dinners can always be a highlight of ones trip. I have made a list myself of places I would take my out of town guests when...

What to Pack for a Florence Winter Holiday

What to Pack for a Florence Winter Holiday October 20, 2011 | Travel Tips, What's New | Read More
Just around the corner the cool breezes from the north will sweep through the streets of Florence. Oh how cold it will be! Especially when I am riding my bike. Brr! One thing to know if you are planning a trip to Florence in November and December, be aware of the many days of rain. Rain pouring down...

Five Places to Propose in Florence

Five Places to Propose in Florence October 18, 2011 | Things to Do, What's New | Read More
The romantic venues that Florence has to offer is a perfect backdrop for the proposal of your life. Sure you can ask your special someone over dinner or over a long walk. But in Florence where do you ask the love of your life to marry you?  There are many romantic places, restaurants, etc in Florence...

Delicious Panini made by Florentines

Delicious Panini made by Florentines October 2, 2011 | Food, Nightlife, What's New | Read More
Sandwich in Italian is “panino”. When in Florence you must experience the panini that can be found in many cafes and bars. But the ones that are delectable and scrumptious are hard to come by. As they are full of fresh prosciutto, pecorino, mozzarella…ok my mouth is watering. These places are...

Best Affordable Accommodation in Florence

Best Affordable Accommodation in Florence September 30, 2011 | Hotels, What's New | Read More
When traveling to Florence where is it that you want to stay? Do you want to live like a local and go to the open-air Mercato Centrale to pick fresh produce? Do you want to enjoy a carefree stay by staying in a hotel? Or are you a backpacker and wish to spend the least amount of money for a place to...