The motor vessel FIORENZA, the one and only river cruise ship we ever had in Florence. Fiorenza offered its guests an orchestra, music and dancing especially at sunset. The florentines called it “the floating orchestra ship”. Inaugurated in September 1932,…
The crane! The everlasting Uffizi crane is by now an official protagonist of every Duomo picture!
The Iris Garden in Florence. Spring 2017 opening is until May 21. The iris is the symbol of our city (not the lily!) The smell and the colours of iris, the view on the city from below Piazzale Michelangelo, everything…
My favourite garden in Florence is Giardino Bardini (www.bardinipeyron.it/), at a walking distance from the Old Bridge. Spring is the time of the year when it puts on its best colours, showing the beauty and poetry of flowers.