Blog 2017-09-11T02:44:29+00:00

Blog

Florence Straw Market and The Porcellino

The Straw Market of Florence No holiday in Florence is complete without a visit to The Straw Market. Florence to Sydney. In front of The Sydney Hospital is an exact replica of the boar, the Porcellino, which gives its name to the Florence Straw Market or Mercato del Porcellino in [...]

By | August 17th, 2016|News|Comments Off on Florence Straw Market and The Porcellino

A holiday apartment I Florence is a wonderful base for getting out of town too

Florence is much more than narrow medieval streets of brick & tile & stone & art. It's good to get out and about in the parks & gardens & the surrounding countryside of the dolci colline or sweet hills which ring the city. In town, the Boboli Gardens or the [...]

By | June 21st, 2016|News|Comments Off on A holiday apartment I Florence is a wonderful base for getting out of town too

Recent Posts

Gallery

Duke Cosimo at th entrance to our street We love out old ceiling Medieval candle sconce Study corner Looking out the study window into Piazza Signoria Convivio1a