Articles Tagged ‘Uffizi Gallery’

$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...

Museums are Free from 16th to 17th

Museums are Free from 16th to 17th March 15, 2011 | Events, Things to Do | Read More
Starting on March 16th at 7pm to March 17 til 1am, all state and municipal museums will be open to visitors and it will be free to everyone who enters. The reason is to celebrate the unification of Italy which was 150 years ago on March 17th. And who says Italy doesn’t deserve another national...

‘I Mai Visti’ Self Portraits Exhibit

‘I Mai Visti’ Self Portraits Exhibit December 22, 2010 | What's New | Read More
Starting December 15, 2010 to January 30, 2011 at the Uffizi Gallery there will be an exhibit of self-portraits done by female artists. ‘I Mai Visti’ Self Portraits: ‘Artists of wit and great ingenuity’ exhibit is including works from the Uffizi’s historic collection and...