Florence is considered the home of Renaissance, is recognized in all of the World as the crib of art and architecture and it can tank their monuments as the Duomo, Santa Croce, the Uffizi Museum, Ponte Vecchio, Piazza della Signoria and Palazzo Pitti. In the centre of city it seems to breath the strong literary, artistic and scientific development which is verified during XIV-XVI century, and the most important names were Leonardo da Vinci and he created their masterpieces, Michelangelo, Raffaello, Botticelli, Machiavelli, Brunelleschi and Galileo. Florence has been one of the most important centre for the revival of world culture.
The heart of Florence is Piazza della Signoria, with the majestic Palazzo Vecchio, and the Galleria degli Uffizi, and they are the most famous museum al lover the world. Nearby the famous square you ca reach Santa Maria del Fiore, with the magnificent Dome (the biggest ever built). Someone said that during the period of Granducato di Toscana the shadow of the Dome covered all Tuscany. The Dome is together with the Campanile di Giotto, one of the bell tower most beautiful of Italy, and with the Battistero di San Giovanni, with the famous bronze door with the Heaven gold door.
When we talk about Florence, we also talk of it’s river Arno, that felpe the town with the commerce, but marked the history with the disastrous floods. Many bridges cross the town, but the Ponte Vecchio is unique in al of the World with features jewellers and is the only bridge that was not destroyed during the Second World War.
Florence has not onlu Uffizi Museum but many others as Galleria dell'Accademia or Palazzo Pitti whit his eight museum inside and we can remember Galleria Palatina. Florentines boast of possesing the most beautiful example of female beauty,the Venere del Botticelli, and male beauty, the David di Michelangelo.
The time to visit Florence is never enough because there are so many places worth visiting as the Boboli Gardens, one of the bigger historical garden in Italy, it is connected with Palazzo Pitti and with Forte di Belvedere. The Garden welcomes every year more than 800.000 visitors and important is not only the historical landscape, but also the sculpture collection ranging from Roman antiquities to XVI e XVII century. The centre of the town is also called the Heaven of the Shopping and business with the elegant boutiques and the historical Cafè and open markets, but we can find also many lounge bar, disco and bar for the aperitifs.