You can’t go to Florence and not see the Duomo, but how and why should you see and do what? Here are my recommendations for things to see and places to be in Florence, Italy, looking at the must-sees and the overlooked in the middle of it (beyond the street art I posted before):
You go to Firenze (Florence), Italy, even to run in a marathon, one of the reasons you’ll go is the art (and the food, and perhaps the language). Having been to Florence already a few times, and with the city’s must-see sights such as the Duomo and the Uffizi Galleries thronging with tourists, I just walked and kept my eyes open. And beside
Making yourself at-home isn’t always a local pursuit. Places farther away have had their influence… none so more than Rome when it comes to the history of Europe. So, its fascination remains – and I went there for the Rome Marathon and my review of the Suunto Kailash. A little adventuring and almost work, in other words. The fascination remains, in the view
Home, and Rome… I’m a bit farther away, but it is one of the capitals of one of the neighboring countries, so there are connections.