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Centro Storico, Florence

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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. To visit Centro Storico on your trip to Florence, use our Florence family vacation planner.
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  • Florence is like a sophisticated and elegant women. There are so many sights in the Renaissance cradle that are almost overwhelming.At best, you do your homework at home already and pre-book entry or ...  more »
  • I recently spent two weeks in Florence. By the end of the third day I was starting to wish I hadn't made such a long commitment to a city which can't cope with the massive numbers of tourists who floo...  more »
  • Since Florence was a major Renaissance center its historical center is larger than those of less important medieval cities. A more or less comprehensive tour of it should easily take a few days.  more »