Excitement is building ahead of Cookstock from September 7 to 9, as the picturesque town of Pontassieve, just 25 minutes by train or car from Florence, gears up for its annual top-tier food and wine festival.
Florence, like other towns and cities in Italy, will only emanate electronic identity cards, known as carta d’identità elettronica or CIE, according to provisions implemented by the Ministry of the Interior.
100 impactful photographs by Steve McCurry are on display at Florence’s Villa Bardini. Titled “Icons”, the exhibition runs until September 16, 2018. Admission to the exhibition and to the Villa Bardini complex will be free every Wednesday in August (10am-7pm). Video by Cristian Mindrila for The Florentine