Articles Tagged ‘Ponte Vecchio’

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...

Ponte Vecchio in late Summer

Ponte Vecchio in late Summer September 13, 2011 | Travel Tips, What's New | Read More
Florence is always one of most visited cities in Italy. Which makes the Ponte Vecchio (Old Bridge) one of the most visited places in Florence. The views from the bridge can leave you breathless or constantly snapping a picture. The sunsets from this point can render a couple to grab each other for a...

$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...

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...

A warm Sunday afternoon…

A warm Sunday afternoon… March 7, 2011 | What's New | Read More
…in Florence brought me to take out my camera and start taking some photos. I was beside myself with the weather and how I didn’t need my gloves to ride my bike into the center. I had a sudden urge to walk among the Sunday afternoon strollers to see what activities were going on. Ponte Vecchio...

Ponte Vecchio Golf Challenge

Ponte Vecchio Golf Challenge December 20, 2010 | Events | Read More
Beginning in 1997, the brand Conte of Florence thought it would be a great idea to bring the famous sport to be apart of the historic center of Florence. This event brings pro golfers coming from all over the world. The goal is to rack up as many points by driving golf balls from the Ponte Vecchio onto...