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5 STEPS FROM THE CATHEDRAL
THE FLORENCE CATHEDRAL
Florence Cathedral is the heart of the city, both geographically and emotionally. It’s the pride of Florence, and one the most impressive churches in the world. From up-close the cathedral of Florence is a feast for the eyes. It has three apses, crowned by miniature copies of the major dome (Brunelleschi's) and is flanked by the magnificent Gothic bell tower by Giotto.
THE UFFIZI GALLERY
The Uffizi Gallery is one of the world's top art museums - it houses some of the most important masterpieces of the Renaissance, including works by Leonardo da Vinci, Michelangelo, Botticelli and Raffaello.
The Galleria dell'Accademia is best known as the home of Michelangelo's sculpture David.
It also has other sculptures by Michelangelo and a large collection of paintings by Florentine artists, mostly from the period 1300–1600
STAZIONE SANTA MARIA NOVELLA
This is the main train station of the city, and you can take a train to visit other cities nearby Florence. In front of the station you can find also the bus terminal, and other touristic sevices.
The Ponte Vecchio or ‘Old Bridge’, that joins the centre of city with the district of Oltrarno on the south bank of the river Arno, is surely one of the great icons of Florence and one of the most famous bridges in the world.
Palazzo della Signoria, better known as Palazzo Vecchio, has been the symbol of the civic power of Florence for over seven centuries. .In the mid-sixteenth century it was the residence of Cosimo I de’ Medici
FORTEZZA DA BASSO
Florence's Fortezza da Basso is an exhibition center. All major trade fairs are held here in Florence. The most important faire is surelly Pitti Immagine, in january and june, with a lot of visitors.