Eating, Shopping, and Sightseeing in Florence
Florence is the capital city of the region of Tuscany in Italy. From 1865 to 1870 the city was also the capital of the Kingdom of Italy. Florence is on the Arno River. Romantic, utterly irresistible, enchanting and cradle of the Renaissance, Florence is a place to feast on world-class art and gourmet Tuscan cuisine. A recent study revealed that the richest families present in Florence today are the same as they were in 1427. This shows that this incredible city hasn't changed in hundreds of years. The skyline is still dominated by the astonishing fifteenth-century dome of Santa Maria del Fiore, the museums are loaded with world-famous Renaissance art, and the tourists outnumber the locals here every summer. But Florence isn't a Renaissance theme park. It is a living city, with numerous things to entertain you during the trip here. From eating, shopping to sightseeing, check out the video to know what all you can experience at this incredible city, Florence!