Looking back over some of my most popular blogs, I think this is worth a read
English: Michelangelo’s David (original statue) Deutsch: David von Michelangelo (Original aus der “Accademia” in Florenz) Nederlands: David van Michelangelo (het originele beeld) (Photo credit: Wikipedia)
There are two key reasons why Florence, one of the World’s most beautiful cities’, attracts UNESCO millions of tourists annually – art and architecture. Supporting attractions include restaurants, shops and markets.
The biggest attractions are probably:
- Michelangelo’s “David“, at the Accademia di Belle Arti
- Botticelli’s “Birth of Venice” at Uffizi Gallary
- Duomo – Cathedral of Santa Maria dei Fiori
- Ponte Vechio (Old Bridge)
One of the personal highlights for Marilyn was the Gucci Museum with its ninety year history of Gucci fashion.
The main downsides for Florence are probably the crowds and the costs.
We observed tourists from around the World and most noticeably Americans, Japanese, French, and…
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