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Florence’s Best Vegetarian Restaurants

> Il Vegetariano Il Vegetariano is the first vegetarian restaurant in Florence; created in 1981, the name itself means ‘the vegetarian’. Today this cool buffet restaurant is frequented mostly by locals: Prices are low, portions are big and food is tasty. The attractive

Overlooked Tuscany: Day Trips from Firenze

Pisa, Siena, San Gimignano, Chianti, Cinque Terre are the most well-known day trips from Firenze. Here are five day trips from Italy Magazine that are often uncrowded, just as charming and also worth a visit. 1. Lucca Neither too big

Ten of Italy’s Better Spas

A good spa can provide the requisite peace and tranquillity through a combination of treatments and relaxing ambience. Italy contains a wealth of fantastic spas and spa hotels to retreat to. Here are 10 great examples reviewed by Italy Magazine…

Florence – Top Ten Coffee shops

10 Caffè Paszkowski A: Piazza della Repubblica 35R. Tel# +39 055 210236, +39 055 2691105. W: You’ll find bars and coffee places all over Piazza della Repubblica, but if you are looking for something that truly takes you back,

Five of Firenze’s Best Gelato Shops…

“Gelato is to Florence like Starbucks is to Seattle- there is a strong gelato culture with a shop nearly every 20 meters! Florence is a tiny city- a village I like to say. You can walk from one end of

Four Seasons – Firenze

What Makes This Hotel Special: Experience one of the world’s oldest and most beautiful cities from the quiet garden sanctuary, flanked by historic buildings and lush with modern amenities at this luxury hotel in Florence, Italy. Be near the best

Bottega Veneta Suite @ Florence St. Regis

The St. Regis in Florence (most recently the Grand Hotel / Luxury Collection property) has been the subject of an extraordinary facelift. Everything you wish to know about the hotel is found here. We take this opportunity to showcase the

Fortezza di Santa Maria (aka Belvedere)

Florence: ‘Cheap Eats’ Places to Dine

Vino e pranzo: Due in Firenze

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