Spend some time in the old splendid city of Florence, known as Firenze by the locals, with its antique monuments and tremendous museums, come and feel the atmosphere of the Middle Ages and the Renaissance, come to Florence. It also called the city of flowers and of many famous and influential people in philosophy, art and literature. The city's beauties are really unique and gorgeous.
It is the city of the contrasts: Florence also is the centre of medieval European trade and finance, it is famous all over the world because of its monuments, churches and buildings.
The main sightseeing in Florence:
- Look at the crowning architectural jewel of Florence, the main cathedral of the city, Santa Maria del Fiore, known as The Duomo. It was built by the magnificent designer and artist Filippo Brunelleschi. The nearby Campanile (partly designed by Giotto) and the Baptistery buildings are also highlights. Both the dome itself and the campanile are open to tourists and offer excellent views.
- Visit the main square - the Piazza della Signoria is Bartolomeo Ammanati's Fountain of Neptune.
- Walking along the Arno river, which cuts through the old part of the city, is as much a character in Florentine history.
- Go through the main bridge of the city - The Ponte Vecchio (Old Bridge), unique and tremendous bridge in the very centre of the city.
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