Are your feet tired of the discoteca, the endless fight for survival amidst herds of sticky stiletto-wearing stumbellinas swaying to the beat of techno remixes, courtesy of last year's most overplayed rappers? Have you seen enough ambitious renditions of Rigoletto, not even counting the countless pop-culture references
Cocktails and beer must stay inside bars and restaurants. No glass bottles and containers
outside nightspots from 10pm to 3am. These are new, tough rules for Florence
for the coming months.
new package of city ordinances was greenlighted by local
officials to check a worrisome rise in
Italians and pasta are like a horse and carriage: they just naturally go
together. The very idea of depriving Italians of their beloved pasta seems
crazy, but Filippo Tommaso Marinetti, the poet, novelist, critic and founder of
Italy's Futurist movement, tried to do just that, although, as grocery stores
CASA DEL VIN SANTO via Porta Rossa, 15r – 055/216995 The tables are placed right smack in the middle of the street and not only do you sit and enjoy a wood-fired cooked pizza, but you get to see all the street theater that abounds in Florence ‘til late at night at the corner […]
Have you ever longed to spend warm summer nights lounging in the garden of a world-renowned Tuscan villa overlooking the city of Florence? Have you dreamed of enjoying jazz under the stars in an Oltrarno piazza? Or watching Shakespeare in a Renaissance cloister? How about spending a month among
On April 23, 1908, the cornerstone was laid of what would become the sanctuary of St. James, la chiesa americana (‘American Church') in Florence, Italy. Last week, in friendly cooperation with the City of Florence and the U.S. Consulate, the parish hosted a series of events to commemorate
The season that graces Florence with wisteria, iris and roses has finally arrived. It’s spring! Every café, restaurant and bar is throwing open its doors and moving chairs and tables outside to fill each square inch of available space. Why? Because it’s time to
Florentine fashionistas can participate in a live fashion photo shoot and cocktails at the Piazza del Mercato Centrale in San Lorenzo on Jan. 11 from 6:30pm to 9:00pm. The event is being held in honor of the 71st edition of Pitti Uomo. The Mercato Central was purposefully chosen
Those ‘free shot’ flyers littering Piazza del Duomo all weekend long may soon be but a happy memory. The new drinking tagline may well become, ‘Go to bars with intelligence.’ The Smart Bar project, created in a collaboration between the Union of Club Owners (
The following is from Ely, barman of Eby's Latin Bar. Eby's is specialised in Latin cuisine, fresh fruit drinks and other cocktails.
The most popular cocktail at Eby's Latin Bar is the Pineapple Daiquiri.
It's a vitamin-filled cocktail, made with high quality fresh