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Florence Weather, When to Go

The climate in Florence is typically Mediterranean, with high temperatures and sunny days in the summer and colder, damper weather in the winter. July and August are usually very hot and temperatures tend to ...

Languages of Florence

Florentine (fiorentino), spoken by inhabitants of Florence and its environs, is a Tuscan dialect and an immediate parent language to modern Italian.

Currency of Florence

The Euro is the official currency in Italy and is available in seven different bills and eight separate coins. The bills are available in 5, 10, 20, 50, 100, 200, and 500 denominations. The coins are available ...

Etiquette in Florence

Greetings are enthusiastic yet rather formal. The usual handshake and a smile will suffice between strangers. Air-kissing on both cheeks, starting with the left is often added as well as a pat on the back ...

Florence Health Care

Medical facilities in Florence are adequate for any emergencies that may arise. All public hospitals are operated by the National Health Service. Medical facilities are available, but may be limited outside ...

Florence Customs

Foreign visitors can bring along most items for personal use duty-free, including two hand cameras with 10 rolls of film, and 400 cigarettes or a quantity of cigars or pipe tobacco not exceeding 500 grams (1.1 ...

Florence Cuisine

Florence cuisine is the based on Tuscany traditional cuisine, it's is simple and based on farm tradition. The typical dishes are nutritious and tasty.


Despite Latin being the main language of the courts and the Church, writers such as Dante Alighieri and many others used their own language, the Florentine dialect, in composing their ...


Tourism is the most significant industry in central Florence. From April to October, tourists outnumber local population. Tickets to the Uffizi and Accademia museums are regularly sold out and large groups ...
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