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. For Centro Storico and beyond, use our Florence day trip planning tool to get the most from your Florence vacation.
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  • Staying in the centre of Florence the sights are unmissable. We were there for two days only long enough to scratch the surface. Wonderful buildings and statues.  more »
  • Visited Florence, Rome and Milan, but very close to the image of Italy. There are so many sights, restaurants and easy with was missing in two days. Want to go again!
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  • Rome, London is a real beautiful city, especially historical center, built along the historical center, Cathedral is the most famous sure then, 頂 far finish could see large dome, Wu Fei Moritz collection Natural History Museum is also worth a visit. The most interesting is, other than history, historical centre there are many fashion brands can be bought, right is the fusion of history and fashion
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Variety is not a problem when deciding where to stay in Florence. The compact town center is packed with hotels, hostels, and small inns. The drawback of this upmarket central area is that even family-run B&Bs often cost as much as luxury hotels. For more affordable lodgings, explore the area outside the tourist-driven city center. Staying in one of the city's residential neighborhoods allows you to immerse yourself in the daily life of local Florentines. B&Bs and hotels outside the center offer private parking and spacious rooms, all within walking distance of the main tourist sites.
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