Hotel Reservations in Florence
As the provenance of the Renaissance and home to some of the most renowned pieces of art, staying in a luxury hotel in Florence will only enhance your visit. Florence's mix of art, architecture and culture will truly delight your senses.
A contradiction of architectural philosophies, the Basilica di Santa Croce is the burial place of some of the most famous Italians - Michelangelo, Galileo, and Machiavelli to name a few. The largest Franciscan church in the world, it combines frescoes from the 13th century with a 19th century neo-gothic façade displaying the Star of David.
Just footsteps from the comfort of your luxury hotel in Florence you can walk among one of the most memorable combinations of history, culture and architecture. The Medici mausoleum, Cappelle Medicee, is the resting place of some of the most famous Medici rulers; Francesco I, Ferdinando I and II and Cosimo I, II, and III. The mausoleum exudes opulence with its use of marble and semiprecious stones alongside the splendor of some of Michelangelo's earliest sculptures; Auroa e crepusculo (Dawn and Dusk), Notte e giorno (Night and Day), and Madonna col bambino (Madonna and Child).
After seeing all the magnificence that Florence has to offer, switch senses and take time to taste its scrumptiousness. Famous for being the birthplace of Chianti, Florence's simple yet flavorful food is something that must be tried. Enjoy fast food from the local trippaio, a dinner of Bistecca alla fiorentina (t-bone steak) or delight in sweet exotic flavors of Gelato.
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