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Travel like a Local – Florence (Italy)



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5 Places Locals Love in Florence, not the usual tourist attractions! 

Giardino delle Rose

Open all year around, it’s the Rose garden of Florence overlooking the city with an amazing view, walking distance from the center. So wake up and smell the roses!

giardino delle rose

 

2. Corridoio Vasariano

A secret passage that goes over Ponte Vecchio, make sure to call in advance to get in with a tour. The walls are full of self portraits (not selfies) and the views are a once in a life time experience.

Corridoio Vasariano

 

3. Il Giardino Bardini

One of the 10 most beautiful gardens in Italy over looking Florence, you can also stop for a coffee, sometimes with a classical music concert.

Giardino Bardini

 

4. Museo dell’Opera del Duomo

Do you want to know how the Duomo was built and then climb to the top of the torre di Giotto and the Cupola? It’s all possible with one ticket here at the Museo dell’Opera del Duomo. Oh it’s just opened!

museo dell'opera del duomo

 

5. Piazza Santo Spirito

Do you want to live the real Florentine Night life and meet some Locals? Then cross the river and go to the Oltrarno, where there are Bars, restaurants and concerts, best nights? Weekend of course!

Piazza Santo Spirito
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