Author: Birgitte Brondsted

Birgitte Brondsted is a Danish expat, translator, photographer, mum and city explorer living in Florence. Read her blog at, follow her on Instagram and check out her website at
February 27, 2014

Antique stronghold

I love Fortezza Antiquaria, the flea market dotted beside the lake behind the Fortezza da Basso. The market is on every third weekend of the month, and I usually stop by to have a look at and to photograph all the curious stuff on sale here: old books, postcards, watches,