History Book – Burning vanities in Florence

NICK EICHER, HOST: Today is Monday, February 7th. Good morning! This is The World and Everything in It from listener-supported WORLD Radio. I’m Nick Eicher. MARY REICHARD, HOST: And I’m Mary Reichard. Next up: The WORLD History Book. Today, an anti-apartheid milestone, the birth and death of a pioneering author, and flames in Florence. Here’s … Read more

In Florence, an introduction to long-stay group tours

Placeholder while article actions load My family calls me the Bethesda Brit. I’ve spent so much time traveling in the United Kingdom that London’s almost a second home. But I had long hoped to immerse myself in another place: Florence, the city where the Renaissance began around 1350 and — for most art history buffs … Read more

On a three-week group tour, I saw Florence at my own pace | Lifestyle

My family calls me the Bethesda Brit. I’ve spent so much time traveling in the United Kingdom that London’s almost a second home. But I had long hoped to immerse myself in another place: Florence, the city where the Renaissance began around 1350 and – for most art history buffs – the center of the … Read more

Pitti Uomo June 2022 – WWD

MILAN — As the fashion pack returns to Florence after two years — when international buyers were mostly absent due to the pandemic — WWD asked retailers to share. their favorite spots in town to relax, enjoy a drink under the sun or simply be enchanted by the city’s historical and cultural landmarks. From aperitifs … Read more

The best shopping in Florence

Tourists to the Renaissance capital might well believe that visiting art galleries and museums is the only way to achieve the ultimate cultural experience. But from markets stuffed full with delectable local produce to boutique jewelery outfits creating striking wares of Murano glass, shopping delivers a different kind of insight into local life and the … Read more

THE LIGHT IN THE PIAZZA at CCAE Theatricals ‘is a gorgeous trip to 1950s Florence, Italy that should not be missed.’

THE LIGHT IN THE PIAZZA by CCAE Theatricals is a gorgeous trip to 1950s Florence, Italy that should not be missed. Full of soaring vocals, beautiful costumes and sets, and absolutely lush orchestrations played by a live orchestra this is a show that is fantastic from start to finish. THE LIGHT IN THE PIAZZA through … Read more