Author: Stefano Romeo

Lorenzo il Magnifico VideoGame

Lorenzo il Magnifico, the videogame

December 18, 2020

Dominate over Renaissance Florence in this strategy game The name of “Lorenzo the Magnificent” takes us immediately to the splendor of Renaissance Florence, where the Medici and other noble Florentine families competed for power and prestige. Lorenzo il Magnifico is the title of the video game I’m playing during these strange days of 2020, in…

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The Vegan Seitan Festival 2018

September 19, 2018

This upcoming weekend, Saturday September 22 and 23, at the OBI Hall in Florence, the Sagra del Seitan, the vegan festival, returns. The event should be very interesting for anyone who is interested in the themes of veganism and anti-specism or just interested in learning more, as well as tasting delicious vegan cuisine. Our VisitFlorence…

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Santa Croce: A Lively Neighborhood in Florence

August 31, 2012

Florence is divided into 4 historical neighborhoods: Santa Croce, San Giovanni, Santa Maria Novella and Santo Spirito. Each quarter takes the name from a place of worship located within its area. Today we’d like to present the Santa Croce area in Florence, found along the eastern end of Florence’s historical center and running along the…

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A Roof with a View, take a pic and win a holiday in Florence!

August 23, 2012

Last year’s edition was a great success so this summer it’s back! The cool initiative called “A roof with a view” is back this summer, including the photographic contest to to win a trip back to Florence! The most beautiful terraces of hotels and restaurants in Florence open their doors to the public until September…

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Top “Must-Sees” in Florence

July 3, 2012

Florence can be considered a huge open air museum with no entry fee, where you don’t always have to purchase a ticket to enjoy the artistic masterpieces of the great Masters of the past and priceless works. All you need to do is just around to be impressed by the beauty of the city and…

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An Agriturismo in the Center of Florence?

May 8, 2012

One of the most popular searches on, and also on Google, seems to be farmhouse in florence center. We imagine that anyone doing this search is actually thinking of a farmhouse farmhouses near to the center of Florence, looking in fact for something in the countryside, otherwise what type offarmhouse would it be? 🙂…

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The Duomo of Florence replaced by Montefiascone Cathedral!

April 30, 2012

We’ve been receiving calls from some of our visitors saying that the maps across our websites, in particular in pages such as, that the Duomo of Florence is showing up labeled as the Montefiascone Cathedral and can we fix it…? We are here to reassure everyone: we checked this morning and our very own…

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