Florence Travel Guide

Florence is the capital city of the italian region of Tuscany.A centre of medieval European trade and finance, the city is often considered the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance and was long ruled by the Medici family. Florence is also famous for its magnificent art and architecture.

About Florence

Florence covers an area of 39 square miles (102 sq. Km) and is estimated to have a population of 430.000 people being one of the most visited cities in Italy. The historic centre of Florence was declared a world heritage site by the UNESCO.


There are popular and worldwide known museums in Florence, some include Michaelangelo’s house! Here are a few links of good museums you’ll find in Florence.

Marino-Marini Museum

Michaelangelo’s House

Academia Gallery

National Museum of Bargello

Museum of “Florence as it was”

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