Category Archives: Florence

Palazzo Strozzi presents “Dawn of a Nation”

Italian art, politics and society await visitors at the new exhibition on at Palazzo Strozzi, Florence. Continue reading

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Schiacciata alla Fiorentina: The Soft, White Queen of Carnival

Florence has a very interesting, and above all delicious, tradition of dishes. Here one of its cakes, traditionally for the Carnival period, today it can be found in all the best pasticcerie. Continue reading

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Textiles and Wealth in 14th-century Florence. Wool, silk, paintings

An example of the wealth in 14th-century Florence is to be found in the new exhibition at Galleria dell’Accademia. A very rare and precious collection of fabrics and paintings from all over the world. Continue reading

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Firenze Rocks 2018

Foo Fighters, Gun N’ Roses, Iron Maiden and Ozzy Osbourne will be headliners for the four dates of Firenze Rocks 2018. Continue reading

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The Monet Experience

If you’re visiting Florence these days, don’t miss the Monet Experience in the church of Santo Stefano al Ponte near Ponte Vecchio. A different kind of way of seeing paintings. Continue reading

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