Author: Editorial Staff

The Florentine editorial staff
November 15, 2018
FOOD + WINE

Thanksgiving in Florence: where to eat in 2018

We’ve picked out some of Florence’s most delicious Thanksgiving events, meaning you can put the apron and cookbook back in the cupboard, get some friends together, eat pie and be thankful!
November 14, 2018
NEWS

The Florentine Issue 250 Party

On November 14, readers and fans of The Florentine gathered at the chic Il Borro Tuscan Bistro to celebrate our 250th issue. Plus, we had a special guest: founder of TF Nita Tucker flew in from California to spend time in her favourite city.
November 13, 2018
NEWS

Sant’Orsola restoration underway

The Metropolitan City of Florence has allocated 4.5 million euro to salvage the former Sant'Orsola monastery that has stood derelict in the San Lorenzo neighbourhood for the last forty years.
November 7, 2018
VIDEO

Restoring the Neptune Fountain

The Neptune Fountain in Florence's piazza della Signoria is entering a new phase in its restoration. Nine bronze statues, depicting nymphs, fauns and satyrs, were removed with a crane and taken to a restoration workshop in via Livorno.
NEWS

Restoration continues for the Neptune Fountain

The sculpture was completed in 1565 and inaugurated for the wedding of Francesco I de’ Medici
November 6, 2018
VIDEO

Checking Giotto’s bell tower

Routine checks are underway at Florence Cathedral to ensure the safety of the thirteenth-century monuments and marble surfaces.
NEWS

Routine safety checks underway at Florence Cathedral

Routine checks are underway at Florence Cathedral to ensure the safety of the thirteenth-century monuments and marble surfaces.
October 15, 2018
NEWS

New lighting at the Basilica of San Miniato

Public inauguration to take place 9pm, October 18
October 8, 2018
NEWS

Ginori Museum gets a boost

50,000 euro toward restorations and repairs
NEWS

Apartment registry to combat illegal leases

ID codes to be inserted in various rental websites