Extraordinary Florence: the things you won’t find in guidebooks.
“at the discovery of unusual and less well known Florence places with a timeless atmosphere which you won’t find on guides and only a local tourist guide may know“.
You can download Extraordinary Florence for free to find some of Florence hidden treasures which escape traditional guidebooks:
- Teatro del Sale
A cultural club where to meet out-of-the-ordinary people.
- The Iris Garden
A garden dedicated to the flowery symbol of Florence, open just one month a year.
- Antique animals
The Zoological Museum La Specola is the most ancient scientific museum in the world.
- Classical Music capital
Florence hosts one of the most ancient and prestigious European Classical Music Festival.
- Florence and Soccer
The glorious history of the Italian Soccer Team can be followed in the museum in Coverciano.
- Icecream in via de’ Neri
The simple but tasteful recipe of a Florentine butcher, to be tasted in a high quality gelateria.
- Chocolate at Hemingway
in the most popular quarter of Florence, a compulsory stop for the greedy ones.
- Lastrucci mosaics
the so-called commesso fiorentino, a 1500s artistic technique to compose.
- The central market
The central Market: where do the Florentines go shopping for food?