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The medieval tour of Florence: tower houses, powerful Guilds, ancient jails and Mendicant Orders…

Florence is widely known as the cradle of the Renaissance. However, it is in the Middle Ages that the basis for the flowering of the Renaissance art in the 15th century were laid. The Medieval tour of Florence will let you discover the deepest soul of Florence, with its towers, the ancient and powerful guilds and the old prisons of the town. We’ll stroll around the district where Dante Alighieri used to liv ...

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Vinaino Tour: discovering markets, popular traditions and antique wine shops

Would you like to taste the flavours of Florence, to discover the traditions and the humanity of the city through the eyes of the local people, and, most of all, is it not the right time for a couple glasses of wine? This is the Vinaino Tour. A vinaino is an old street wine vendor and this is a “goliardic” tour to discover Florence and its highlights (such as Ponte Vecchio, the Duomo, the Republic Square, e ...

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When fashion becomes art . The Gucci Museum

Florence is art, but also fashion, on Wednesday the two sides will join the new museum dedicated to the products of the Gucci family. Palace of Merchandise, the historical site of the company (founded in 1921) will host the most important works produced during these eighty years of history, among which we mention the gorgeous Cadillac customized by the designer Aldo Gucci. The museum will be open to the pub ...

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