Author: Nardia Plumridge

A journalist by trade, adventurer by nature, Nardia Plumridge created the "Lost in" concept one summer's day walking down a sun-drenched street in pursuit of finding the best local venues. Read her book "Lost in Florence: An insider’s guide to the best places to eat, drink and explore" (Hardie Grant) / www.lostinflorence.it
May 1, 2019
LIFESTYLE

Places to pamper yourself in Florence

  Feeling the need for a little pampering in between cultural excursions?   As Florence heats up for the summer season, here are some insider tips on places to keep you cool, calm and beautified.     Maniboo     Arguably the best mani/pedi in town, when Maniboo opened its purple doors, its California-style treatments […]
February 28, 2013
LIFESTYLE

Uniting women

On Valentine’s Day, Florence had a triumphant turnout for the One Billion Rising flash mob in piazza della Repubblica. As part of continuing V-Day events in Florence, March 8 sees the opening night performance of The Vagina Monologues, an event that coincides with International Women’s