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Find out the latest news from Florence, Italy, with a particular focus on all the cultural ongoings in the Renaissance capital. We take you through art, food and wine, latest openings, changes to the city’s contemporary landscape, and updates on Covid-19 as well as everything else you need to know.
Eike Schmidt awarded Olive Oil Personality of the Year.
The Mascarade Opera Foundation is organizing a four-day music extravaganza in Florence and Venice.
Largest private donation of 4.5 million euro ever received by a museum in Florence
The March issue of The Florentine concentrates on all things nature as well as spotlighting the inspiring women of Florence.
Tuscany boasts around 20% of Italy's organically farmed vineyards.
Medici Chapels Museums to close briefly for improvements.
For the first time, the public will be able to see the mosaics up close, which provided inspiration for Dante's Divine Comedy.
The exhibition marks the first time that a piece of contemporary art has been displayed in the piazza.
The Foiano della Chiana carnival season returns with fun and entertainment in its 484th edition.
An inside look at Taste 2023 and what foodies can expect from this year's speciality fair.
Three experts provide their perspectives on the increasing wolf population in Tuscany.
Maria Chiara Pozzana explains the Firenze Greenway association's aims to improve the city's relationship with nature.
During the Renaissance, the city was known for having a widespread culture of homosexuality.
Americans Laura Shadden and Allyson Volpe are on a mission to expand Florence's bee population.
First Glass is a newly opened shop in Florence that is revolutionizing the traditional enoteca.
Industry sees boost with striking summer increase.
The Renaissance city has been awarded prestigious conventions.
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