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12 Photos that will inspire you to travel to Florence

Florence is a wonderful city that everyone should try to make a visit. Even Conde Nast Traveler agrees, naming them the best city in the world by travelers. Italian has a great deal of history and you’ll be walking through the city like its a living museum, where every street, alley, and building is full with wonderful historical stories. Not to mention, it’s also filled with incredible food, art, and culture. You’re in for a treat!

Its architecture

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Now lets start with this one… These beautifully crafted architecture dates back to before the Renaissance, now that’s history!

The cathedral!

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Yup! The Basilica di Santa Maria del Fiore, the city’s most iconic landmark!

Gothic-style architecture

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Pretty impressive, huh? Are you being enticed yet?

Calm rivers

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The Arno river, running through the city. Sometimes you’ll even see kayakers slicing through the water, creating beautiful ripples.

Shop

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But over a bridge! or hanging over, to be precise. This is the most famous bridge, the Ponte Vecchio, a Medieval stone bridge.

Museums!

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The worlds most famous art museum lies right here in Florence, the Uffizi.

Beautiful art

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Florence is home to well known masterpieces, including Sandro Botticelli’s La Primavera!

Naked men

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Actually, huge statues, Michelangelo’s David.

More naked statues!

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A replica in the Piazza della Signoria

More art!

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Its everywhere! Each statue holds a story from the past.

And finally….

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Can you guess? Florence is also filled with awesome restaurants, pizzerias, and cafes… Oh, but the locals… the locals queue up for the best spot in Florence.

The steak!

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Yes!! Florences’ food! The Bistecca alla Fiorentina, an enormous Porterhouse steak that’s usually served almost raw.

Now don’t you just want to travel to Florence right about now?

Drop everything and get going! … I’m actually craving for some steak now, and pair it with some wine.

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