Centro Storico, Florence

4.9
Experience the spirit of Florence and get ready to be amazed by art and architecture at Centro Storico. The city's historical center is a real sightseeing heaven, where a famous attraction awaits at every street corner. The whole area is easy to explore by foot and provides great insight into the hub of the Renaissance. It's also a perfect place to pick up the vibe of modern-day Florence, visit the galleries and theaters, do some shopping, or taste an array of specialties at the area's numerous restaurants. Bear in mind that Florence is a bustling city that's very popular with tourists, so the streets can get pretty crowded. For Centro Storico and beyond, use our Florence day trip planning tool to get the most from your Florence vacation.
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  • Granted Florence has street markets which are typical of tourist areas, it also has very high quality stores which you will spend 1000 euro's plus for their merchandise. Bergamo moved back to...  more »
  • The area covers Piazza Marco, Piazza Santa Maria Novella, Santa Croce and Santo Spirit. There are many upscale and expensive shops. We went there to get a feel of the atmosphere. We too had a...  more »
  • This review is basically the whole of the tourist area of town. Of course it is awesome, how could it not rate a five. Everything you could want to see about Florence is here. I spent four days...  more »

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