Articles Tagged ‘bargello’

The Handful of Dung–Secret of Florence

The Handful of Dung–Secret of Florence June 23, 2011 | What's New | Read More
This is the story about Antonio Rinaldeschi who was a young nobleman of Florence who was a freebird and loved to drink, play cards in the bars of Florence. On July 21, 1501 he was at the Osteria del Fico in present-day Vicolo del Giglio. He was three sheets to the wind when he had managed to lose all...

$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...