Some Practical Information & Other details
As you plan your visit to Florence, some basic information about the city is useful. We have collected some particular details below to help you as you plan your visit to Florence.
You'll find tips and suggestions the best ways to move around the city, where to park if you're driving, general information on weather (as well as forecast) and maps in order to help you plan your stay in Florence!
Florence Tourist InfoClick on the following categories to read more:
Read full article "Driving in Florence - the ZTL"
If you are considering driving in Florence, here is everything you need to know about the ZTL zone in Florence, the much-feared restricted traffic areas you find in many Italian cities. Where are the boundaries, who can enter, when? Continue reading for more details.
Read full article "Parking in Florence"
A useful map of parking lots around Florence's historical center, perfect for leaving the car outside the ZTL while you visit for the day. Includes free parking areas as well as information on opening hours and costs for parking in Florence.
Read full article "Pools in Florence"
The summer in Florence could be very warm, so allow yourself a dive into fresh water in one of the pools of Florence. You don’t need to take the car and drive for miles, close at hand you’ll find three beautiful pools!
Read full article "Florence Brief History"
A brief overview of Florence's history, presented as a timeline of the major events which have shaped the course of the city's history and its present.
Read full article "Practical Information"
Practical details and information on Florence, from hospitals, pharmacies to emergency numbers and tourism offices.
Read full article "Where to Stay in Florence"
Here are some tips and suggestions about Florence and the areas where you can stay at during your visit to this beautiful Renaissance city: center, city and surroundings.