City of Culture, History, Art
Florence, also called “the city of art” is the home of many masterpieces of Renaissance art and architecture. The Duomo, a cathedral with a terracotta-tiled dome engineered by Brunelleschi, and the bell tower designed by Giotto, are among the main attractions for both tourists and locals. In Florence you’ll find Michelangelo’s “David” and the famous Uffizi Gallery with Botticelli’s “The Birth of Venus” and Da Vinci’s “Annunciation”.
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From art exhibitions to musical presentations, you cannot miss the events which celebrate wine, culture and spectacular food along with history and traditions, because it is all part of that Tuscan folklore you will find in Florence and all over the region as well.
History and more
Florence is famous also for the Medici Dynasty, who offered the world a stage for great artistic masters such as Michelangelo, Brunelleschi, Leonardo da Vinci and Galileo. Nevertheless, it has its roots long before, while part of the Roman empire and other civilizations.
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