Author: Editorial Staff

The Florentine editorial staff
June 15, 2018

The Wine Talks by Ruffino and The Florentine

Don’t miss #RuffinoCares #WineWednesday, an events showcase in Italian and English celebrating the culture of wine every Wednesday from June 20 to September 26 in piazzetta dei Tre Re, co-curated by Ruffino Wines and The Florentine.
June 13, 2018
ART + CULTUREHighlight

Fanatic Feelings exhibition at Santa Maria Novella

On the occasion of Pitti Immagine Uomo 94, the Fondazione Pitti Immagine Discovery is holding the Fanatic Feelings - Fashion Plays Football exhibition, curated by Markus Ebner, founder of German fashion magazines Achtung Mode and Sepp Football Fashion, and contemporary art critic Francesco Bonami. 
June 12, 2018

Rooftop bars in Florence, Summer 2018

When the heat is on, drinks on breezy terraces become the thing to do in Florence at sundown. Here are six terraces tried and tested this summer by The Florentine.
June 6, 2018

Lunigiana in the limelight

Headquartered in Filetto, a hamlet of Villafranca
June 4, 2018

Light tricks at the Duomo

The sun’s rays fall through a small opening in Brunelleschi’s dome, forming a disk of light (the "gnomon") that overlaps perfectly with the marble engravings on the floor of the chapel of the Cross.
June 1, 2018

Destination Florence delights the city

Video presents a less-discovered side of the Tuscan capital, brought to life by locals

More police in Florence for the summer

Officers to be concentrated in SMN station, San Lorenzo, piazza Duomo and Ponte Vecchio
May 29, 2018

Adopt an apostle with AWA

AWA’s Adopt an Apostle program is phase two of #TheFirstLast, a four-year restoration campaign, in collaboration with the City of Florence, which was launched in 2015.
May 23, 2018

5 wine events in Tuscany, Spring 2018

Meandering the cypress-lined lanes is a must, but venturing into the wine region with a purpose is always a good idea. Here’s our guide to 5 wine events this spring in Tuscany.
May 21, 2018

Armando Piccini Prize now open

Historic Florentine jewellery brand Fratelli Piccini has launched the Premio Armando Piccini prize to find the best design on a Piccini theme, putting apprenticeships up for grabs.