Florence in the heart of Tuscany is considered to be the birthplace of the Renaissance for good reason. With all the talented craftsmen, artists, writers and the wealth of the trades people and bankers, there was both enough talent and money for the arts to flourish. Florence is chock full of amazing architecture, paintings, sculpture, crafts, and food. A trip to Florence is a must for the art lover for its outstanding cathedrals,Renaissance art, plazas, food and all around immersion into an art lover's world. Here are just a few tidbits to wet your appetite.
August 28, 2013