Tower-houses, palaces and villages: how people lived in Tuscany
There are plenty tower-houses and public towers , around which were built around the largest historical buildings in Florence. But with the passage of time, the evolution led to the construction of the palaces increase its prestigious...
Dante Alighieri in Florence and in places of his exile
For the poet, Florence, was his hometown, much loved but he was forced into exile for political reasons. The tour focuses on the places of Dante’s exile.
The Magnificent and Grand Duke: generations compared
Since the end of the fourteenth century, the Medici lived in Via Larga (today Via Cavour).
During the fifteenth century, with the rise of economic policy...