Florence Tourism .net - Florence Tourist Information, Tourism in Florence

Florence, the cradle of the Renaissance

We want to offer our wide experience in the world of tourism in order to create a useful resource for all the people that are looking for information.

Florence is a beautiful quite city surrounded by hills and crossed by Arno river in the center of Italy. It is famous thanks to its history and its importance in the Middle Ages and in the Renaissance, especially for its art and architecture. Florence was hometown of men who have profoundly influenced the course of human history in many field of knowledge as art, literature and philosophy. and it was ”the cradle of Italian end European Renaissance”.

Every year thousands of tourists come to visit the museums and the numerous historical buildings or monuments around the city, crowding city streets, shops, restaurants and so on.

The city is not so big and is easy to visit by walk or bicycle. The main sights are localized in the historical center around the palace of Major (Palazzo Vecchio) and the most oldest bridge (Ponte Vecchio), a building of extraordinary beauty. The best time to visit Florence is spring and summer when the sun and nature let the city shine in its beauty.

We hope that you appreciate our effort to produce articles about Florence and we will be glad to all persons who want to contribute sharing their experience.