Podere il Pino: Here you can find the Florence Cathedral with the Cupola del Brunelleschi, Giotto's Campanile, Florence Baptistery, Loggia del Bigallo, Opera del Duomo Museum and Arcivescovile and Canonici's palace.
Podere il Pino: Piazza del Duomo is located in the heart of the historic center of Florence. It is one of the most visited places in Europe and the world. The west zone of this square is called San Giovanni square.
Piazza del Duomo (Piazza Del Duomo), Firenze, Toscana
Church · Centro · 177 tips and reviews
Podere il Pino: It was begun in 1296 in the Gothic style to the design of Arnolfo di Cambio and completed in 1436 by Filippo Brunelleschi. The exterior of the basilica is faced with polychrome marble panels.
Podere il Pino: The buildings are part of the UNESCO World Heritage Site. Before the modern era, the dome by Filippo Brunelleschi was the largest in the world. It remains the largest brick dome ever constructed.
Podere il Pino: Standing adjacent the Basilica of Santa Maria del Fiore and the Baptistry of St. John, the tower is one of the showpieces of the Florentine Gothic architecture with its design by Giotto.
Podere il Pino: It is a Medieval stone closed-spandrel segmental arch bridge, noted for still having shops built along it. Butchers initially occupied the shops; the present tenants are jewellers and art dealers.
Podere il Pino: It is the focal point of the origin and of the history of the Florentine Republic and still maintains the political hub of the city. Located near Ponte Vecchio and Piazza Duomo and gateway to Uffizi.
Podere il Pino: This massive, Romanesque, crenellated fortress-palace is among the most impressive town halls of Tuscany. In front of the copy of David statue and the gallery of statues in adjacent Loggia dei Lanzi.
Via della Ninna, 5 (Piazza della Signoria), Firenze, Toscana
Art Gallery · Centro · 453 tips and reviews
Podere il Pino: It is one of the oldest and most famous art museums of the Western world. Leonardo da Vinci, Botticelli, Giotto, Titian, Michelangelo, Raphael, Cimabue, P. della Francesca, P. di Cosimo, Caravaggio...
Via della Ninna, 5 (Piazza della Signoria), Firenze, Toscana
Art Gallery · Centro · 453 tips and reviews
Podere il Pino: La Primavera, The Birth of Venus, The Adoration of the Magi, Ognissanti Madonna, Badia Polyptych, Flora, Venus of Urbino, Doni Tondo, Madonna of Goldfinch, Maestà, Bacchus, Sacrifice of Isaac, Medusa.
Podere il Pino: Building of the palace was begun by Giorgio Vasari in 1560 for Cosimo I de' Medici as the offices for the Florentine magistrates. The niches in the piers were filled with sculptures of famous artists.
Podere il Pino: It is an art academy and it is now the operative branch of the still existing Accademia delle Arti del Disegno ("Academy of the Arts of Drawing") that was the first academy of drawing in Europe.
Podere il Pino: The extraordinary contribution of academics including Michelangelo, Francesco da Sangallo, Bronzino, Cellini, Vasari, Ammannati, Giambologna, Uccello, Ghirlandaio, Botticelli, Andrea del Sarto, etc...
Monument / Landmark · San Marco · 34 tips and reviews
Podere il Pino: It is a masterpiece of Renaissance sculpture created between 1501 and 1504. It is a 5.17-metre, marble statue of a standing male nude. The statue represents the Biblical hero David. FANTASTIC!
Podere il Pino: It is located near piazza della Signoria and the National Central Library and takes its name by the Basilica that overlook the square. GOOD NIGHTLIFE! A lots of nice bars, restaurants, pub, etc..
Podere il Pino: It is a Franciscan church. The site was in marshland out the city walls. It is the burial place of the most illustrious Italian such as Michelangelo, Galileo, Machiavelli, Foscolo, Gentile, Rossini.
Podere il Pino: The core of the present palazzo dates from 1458 and was originally the town residence of Luca Pitti an ambitious banker. It was bought by the Medici family in 1549 and became the chief residence.
Podere il Pino: In the 18th century, the palazzo was used as a power base by Napoleon. It was donated to Italian people by King Victor Emmanuel III in 1919, and its doors were opened as one of largest art galleries.
Podere il Pino: It is on the site, first of the city's forum and then of the city's old ghetto, which was swept away during the city improvement works, when Florence was the Capital of Italy. VERY BEAUTIFUL!
Podere il Pino: Before a Fountain of the Piglet now a copy of a bronze wild boar; the original is in Palazzo Pitti. Popular tradition has it that rubbing the nose brings fortune. Visitors place a coin in the mouth.
Podere il Pino: It is so called to distinguish it from the old market located in the area of Piazza della Repubblica. It was intended for the sale of silk and luxury goods and then for the famous straw hats.
Monument / Landmark · Centro · 12 tips and reviews
Podere il Pino: Originally intended for the Boboli Garden, then moved here. The fountain figure was sculpted and cast by Baroque master Pietro Tacca (1612) following a marble Italian copy of a Hellenistic marble.
Podere il Pino: It is the first basilica (Dominican church). The church, the adjoining cloister, and chapterhouse contain a store of art treasures and funerary monuments. Frescoes by masters of Gothic & Renaissance.
Podere il Pino: It is a wide square located near Piazza Stazione and San Lorenzo Market, with palaces typically bourgeois where lived Guido Nobili and Theodosia Gorrow Trollope wife of the writer Anthony Trollope.
Podere il Pino: It is situated in the main market district and the burial place of all the Medici family. It is one of several churches that claim to be the oldest in Florence. It was consecrated in 393.
Podere il Pino: The Central Market (or Lorenzo's Market) is one of the results from the time of risanamento, the period when Florence was the capital of Italy in the late nineteenth century. GOOD SHOPPING!
Podere il Pino: It is a park that is home to a collection of sculptures dating from the 16th through the 18th centuries with some Roman antiquities. The main seat of the Medici grand dukes of Tuscany. VERY BEAUTIFUL!
Podere il Pino: The name from the Basilica of Santa Maria del Santo Spirito. It is located in the Oltrarno quarter. The building on the interior is one of the pre-eminent examples of Renaissance architecture. NICE!
Piazza della Santissima Annunziata, Firenze, Toscana
Church · San Marco · 6 tips and reviews
Podere il Pino: It is a Roman Catholic minor basilica, the mother church of the Servite order. The church was founded in 1250 by the 7 original members of the Servite order. In 1252, a painting of the Annunciation.
Piazza della Stazione (Stazione FI SMN), Firenze, Toscana
Plaza · Centro Storico · 16 tips and reviews
Podere il Pino: Here converge almost the entire bus-line and tramways. It is the biggest and masterpiece of Rationalism Firenze Santa Maria Novella railway station, that is used by 59,000,000 people every year.
Podere il Pino: It is a church. The name cestello derives from the Cistercians who occupied the church in 1628. Previously the site had a 1450s church attached to the cloistered Carmelite convent of Santa Maria.
Podere il Pino: It was created in the 19th century. It host the triumphal arch of Florence and the Parterre where in winter is set an ice rink for skating. In this square is located the beautiful triumphal arch.
Podere il Pino: Realized when Florence was Capital of Italy, was dedicated to Cesare Bonesana marchese di Beccaria in 1876. Around Porta alla Croce there are some concave neoclassical palaces. Very Good Bars!
Podere il Pino: Good Museum San Marco beside the church! It is housed in what was the cloisters of the monastery, taken over in 1437 by the Dominican order and funded by Lorenzo de Medici. The quarters of University.
Podere il Pino: The name comes from the church of St. James, which is dedicated to the nearby church of San Jacopo in Polverosa. The church once stood in the square but was demolished following the Second World War.
Soccer Stadium · Campo di Marte · 42 tips and reviews
Podere il Pino: It is currently the home of Fiorentina. It was built in 1931 and holds 47,290. The architect is Nervi (knows by Nervi Hall in Vatican). It is one of most relevant example of 20th century architecture.
Podere il Pino: The core of medieval Florence in the area between the church of S.Martino and Piazza dei Donati, was the 13th century location of the houses of the Alighieri family, as reported in many old documents.
Podere il Pino: It was founded in 1927 by the University of Florence. It is located in the Piazza dei Giudici. Among the more famous of its collections is the middle finger from the right hand of Galileo Galilei.
Podere il Pino: The Museo Galileo (before 2010 known as the Institute and Museum of the History of Science, IMSS, Italian: Istituto e Museo di Storia della Scienza) is based in Florence close to the Uffizi Gallery.
Via dei Servi, 66/r (200 metri dal Duomo, dietro), Firenze, Toscana
History Museum · San Marco · 14 tips and reviews
Podere il Pino: He was an Italian Renaissance polymath: painter, sculptor, architect, musician, scientist, mathematician, engineer, inventor, anatomist, geologist, cartographer, botanist, writer, etc... whose genius!
Podere il Pino: It organises activities and educational workshops for kids here and in the Museo di Storia della Scienza and Museo Stibbert. Budding historians and their parents can hang out with actors dressed up.
Podere il Pino: A permanent exhibition from its rich and culturally significant archive, preserved and amplified throughout the years, is juxtaposed with contemporary art installations supported by the Pinault Fond.
Podere il Pino: It was probably founded in the 9th-8th century BC, as it was an important member of the Etruscan confederacy, as may be seen from the remains of its ancient walls. AMZING VIEW OF FLORENCE FROM HERE!!!
Podere il Pino: It was an independent town for several centuries in the early Middle Ages, no less powerful than Florence. Dante reflects this rivalry in his Divine Comedy by referring to "the beasts of Fiesole".
Podere il Pino: Peretola is a small airport with a single runway and the main taxiway is situated at the end of runway. In 1990 was named after Florence native Amerigo Vespucci, an Italian merchant and cartographer.