Articles Tagged ‘panino’

Specialty Food and Cuisine in Florence

Specialty Food and Cuisine in Florence January 16, 2012 | Food, What's New | Read More
As many cities have there token dishes and recipes, so does Florence. There are many popular pasta dishes but these dishes are not always the first thing someone would order on an Italian menu. Fegatino and Salmone Crostini, Zucca(pumpkin) Crostini al fegato are little pieces of bread with chicken...

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...

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...

$50 a Day in Florence

$50 a Day in Florence August 27, 2011 | Travel Tips, What's New | Read More
Ahh Florence a charming city with so much to experience. But there is one downside, the Euro is very strong and in the center of Florence it is quite expensive. I have complied a list of activities where you will spend under $50 or €35 (at the time I posted this article).  View from Ponte alla...

Outdoor (Al Fresco) Dining in Florence

Outdoor (Al Fresco) Dining in Florence August 23, 2011 | Nightlife, What's New | Read More
One thing that Florence and Italy has, is the fabulous outdoor dining. With the views of a time you are able to relive over and over again. Experiencing the authentic food that is Tuscan and chatting with fabulous waiters, you learn to appreciate the art of eating out in Italy. Adoring the tastes, sounds...

One Day in Florence, Italy

One Day in Florence, Italy August 16, 2011 | Travel Tips, What's New | Read More
Florence, a city full of culture and art, has a lot to offer all types of travelers. If you only have a day in the great enchanting city, here is what I suggest.  Loggia dei Lanzi in Piazza della Signoria Once you arrive you must visit the Ponte Vecchio as the shops are opening (around 9am) in the...

$5 Best Cultural Thing to Do in Florence

$5 Best Cultural Thing to Do in Florence October 4, 2010 | Things to Do, Travel Tips | Read More
How Cheap Is Cheap? Florence is not a cheap city by any measure. When visiting Florence, be aware you will be spending a lot of money. It is one of the most expensive cities in Italy, close to the likes of Rome and Milan. Since the Euro arrived in Italy in 2002, the prices of attractions keep on...

Students in Florence: Where to eat, Where to go

Students in Florence: Where to eat, Where to go September 20, 2010 | Food, Nightlife, Things to Do, Travel Tips | Read More
Let’s go back 8 years when Katie was a student.  Well, I frequented places that really aren’t my cup of tea now.  My experience was amazing.  It changed the way I look at the world outside the US.  I was based in Fiesole about a 20 minute bus ride from Piazza San Marco, for 3 months in 2002....

Supermarket sweep in Florence

Supermarket sweep in Florence July 7, 2010 | Food | Read More
When traveling through Florence during the summer, you want to first and foremost to feel cool since the humidity takes a lot out of you during a day of touring.  There are many supermarkets placed around the city like Centro, Despar, Meta, to name a few.  A suggestion to you all, the mercati...