Duomo, Florence

Duomo Cathedral, Piazza del Duomo

After a momentary pause to catch our breath after climbing the Duomo Dome we stood in line for the Cathedral - and this was...
giotto's bell tower florence

Giotto’s Bell Tower (Campanile di Giotto), Florence

Standing tall alongside the famous Duomo Dome and Cathedral is Giotto’s bell tower. A masterpiece by the renaissance artist Giotto di Bondone who began...
San Lorenzo Market Florence

A walk around San Lorenzo Market| FLORENCE

San Lorenzo Market in Florence is one of my absolute favourite markets. This footage was shot in July in the height of the Tuscan...
Il Palagio Four Seasons Hotel Florence

Il Palagio – The Four Seasons Hotel, Florence

Our experiences of Italian fine dining are few and far between. An excellent effort by restaurant Rubacuori at Chateau Monfort in Milan on...
Livio Pizzeria Florence

Livio Pizzeria

Still on the quest for authentic wood-fire oven pizza I searched out a few more contenders after the electric ovens at Pizza Napoli 1955...
piazzale michelangelo

WALKING FROM THE PONTE VECCHIO TO PIAZZALE MICHELANGELO | FLORENCE

So it's your first time in beautiful Florence and finding your way around some of the best vantage points is proving tricky. Yep, we've...
Florence Duomo

Duomo Dome Climb, Florence Duomo

Probably the most iconic landmark in Florence is the Duomo. Standing proud in Piazza Duomo I can recall the first time I laid eyes...
Boboli Gardens Florence

Boboli Gardens, Palazzo Pitti

We were supposed to visit Boboli Gardens, just behind the Pitti Palace, back in 2015 but sadly before our visit to Florence large-scale flooding...
Caffe Neri, Florence

Caffe Neri

Caffe Neri Via de' Guicciardini, 3/5 We were craving cake after our stroll around the wonderful Boboli Gardens. As luck would have it just before you...
Hotel Laurus Al Duomo, Florence

Hotel Laurus Al Duomo, Florence

Location is important in any city when choosing your lodgings. Many times we have ended up taking a 20 minute bus or train into...
Pisa Mover

The Pisa Mover

So, what's the quickest way to get from Pisa Galileo Galilei Airport to Pisa Central Station? Well, the answer is The Pisa Mover monorail...