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    ART + CULTURE

    Gift a museum pass this Christmas

    The Card del Fiorentino gives access to guided tours and unlimited admissions to many of the city's museums.

    THINGS TO DO

    Green Line Firenze and Christmas trees in Florence 2022

    From December 7 to January 8, 2023, Florence fills with festive ongoings.

    THINGS TO DO

    Christmas at Castelfalfi: what’s on

    Festive events are organized throughout the month of December.

    COMMUNITY

    MedinAction: medical house calls and online consultations for English speakers in Italy

    If you’re studying or living in Florence and need professional medical advice, MedinAction provides speedy peace of mind on the healthcare front. On hand to help expats and tourists with ...

    NEWS

    Scuola Leonardo da Vinci wins international prize as Best Italian Language School in Italy

    An Italian language school in Florence has been awarded as the best place to learn the language. Find out more.

    THINGS TO DO

    Swan Lake returns to Teatro della Pergola

    Tchaikovsky's memorable masterpiece is a highlight of the festive period in Florence.

    NEWS

    Florence’s trams today and tomorrow

    The tram system in Florence has a new website for information on existing and planned tramlines.

    COMMUNITY

    Laura Todirica: the family dentist

    Laura speaks to The Florentine about the dental needs of the city’s international community.

    THINGS TO DO

    Sustainability focused fairs

    Piazza Santa Croce in Florence fills with the carefully crafted creations by skilled artisans for two fairs this season. The International Ceramics Fair will be held from October 1-2, followed ...

    COMMUNITY

    Meet the Canadian School of Florence’s new Head of School, Isabelle Leblanc

    The Canadian School of Florence welcomes a new Head of School. Isabelle Leblanc chats with The Florentine about her move to Italy. 

    THINGS TO DO

    Bringing the beats: Firenze Jazz Festival

    Jazz sounds lend a smooth start to September as Firenze Jazz Festival sends music lovers swaying from September 6 to 10 and 14 to 18.

    THINGS TO DO

    Summer serate at Villa San Michele, A Belmond Hotel

    Enjoy pizza by the pool, an evening dedicated to mixology, and an expert-led wine tasting in the panoramic gardens.

    THINGS TO DO

    “Lions, Tigers, and Bears, oh my!” – Cracking Art at Barberino Designer Outlet

    Barberino Designer Outlet displays 100 giant colourful animals in an open-air exhibition by Cracking Art, on display from July 12 to September 25.

    THINGS TO DO

    Estate Fiorentina 2022: summer event series

    The city’s summer programme sees four months of fabulous activities, taking us through from June 1 to September 30, with 15 festivals, 137 projects, 118 widespread events, 3 special projects and 14 summer spaces.

    THINGS TO DO

    Estate Fiorentina 2022: Tre Passi Avanti

    The seasonal programme from June 1 to September 30 promises a fantastic four months of events and activities.

    THINGS TO DO

    Garden events at Belmond Villa San Michele

    The Italian garden is the setting for a series of high calibre events this season for a blissful experience just a short distance from Florence.

    COMMUNITY

    Barberino Designer Outlet: one of the greenest in Italy

    Barberino Designer Outlet has sustainability as one of its main goals as seen by the Recycle Your Fashion initiative launched last Earth Day.

    COMMUNITY

    Tages for Foreigners: Mental health services in English

    Tages for Foreigners brings together health care, psychology, social interventions and education, with the multidisciplinary team offering evidence-based interventions tailored to clients’ requests and needs.

    COMMUNITY

    Expats, it’s time to sort out your finances

    As an expat in Italy, there are many challenges to setting up your new life, whether it’s finally getting your permesso di soggiorno or finding a suitable home. Amongst these ...

    THINGS TO DO

    Cinema at the 25Hours Hotel

    The striking Cinema Paradiso at the 25Hours Hotel kicks off an exciting new film screening series with free entry for the first month.

    THINGS TO DO

    Klab Conti: safe, sound and fitness especially for you

    Klab Conti has long been a leading light on Florence’s fitness scene, but now the heritage-soaked hub has upped its game with reassuring safety measures and an all-new aeration system.   ...

    FOOD + WINE

    Christmas at Ruffino’s Poggio Casciano wine estate

    The holiday season is approaching and there’s no better time to explore the hills of Florence as the temperatures dip and winter-warming reds bring colour to our cheeks. Ruffino’s flagship ...

    ART + CULTURE

    IN BOTTEGA launches online shopping connection with artisans

    I’m pleased to announce the launch of a new platform designed to bring artisans of the Oltrarno together with discerning shoppers – IN BOTTEGA. The pandemic has led to an ...

    FOOD + WINE

    TYPIQO’s high-quality groceries to your door

      Opening a business always involves a leap of faith, but particularly so in the midst of a global pandemic. Over the course of summer 2020, meeting rooms were exchanged ...

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