Florence, known as the city of “dolce far niente”, the sweet idleness, is the embodiment of art and culture. It is capital of the region of Tuscany and lies on the banks of the Arno River, surrounded by endless vineyards and lush green valleys with olive, cypress and citric groves and the gentle hills of Fiesole from which you can enjoy an incomparable view, especially by sunset.
Among the most beautiful places of Florence is the Piazza Del Duoma, and its impressive cathedral, the Baptistery, the Uffizi Gallery, the Piazza della Signora, the Boboli gardens and one can go on and on with what Florence has to offer. The city is filled with romantic settings, old Florentine bridges, lively streets, piazzas, shops, cafés and restaurants. While strolling through the historical center you can drift away to music played by street musicians and let the cities atmosphere work its magic. The most romantic restaurants can be found in the historical city center, offering delicious traditional dishes and exquisite Tuscany wine, especially the Chianti.
Florence offers plenty of romantic getaways for lovers, not only while honeymooning.
Among the most romantic accommodations in the city is the Casa dei Tintori, a small Bed & Breakfast, located in the heart of the city. The splendid building is a place with lots of charm and history, dating back to the 13th century. The guestrooms are designed in lovely traditional Florentine colors and fabrics, as the building used to be a Dyers’ House.The Bed & Breakfast is equipped with modern facilities and a true place to feel at home and enjoy lots of happy moments with your loved one.
The Residence Hilda is a stylish apartment- like hotel in the city center, with twelve exceptionally elegant suites, decorated tastefully with contemporary art and furnishings. The city and all its attractions are in walking distance through authentic streets, and one can get carried away by the cities original beauty. The residence offers grocery deliveries for those, who want to spend romantic nights at home to cook romantic Italian dinners in private atmosphere. While residing here, one can imagine how it must feel to live in the city.
Neighboring famous attractions, The Montebello Splendid is located in a quiet, yet charming area only two blocks from the Arno River. It is a small luxury boutique hotel, family owned and holds sixty luxuriously styled rooms and suites, each decorated with a high level of style and love for detail. The hotel building is a 19th century residential villa with unique luxury and all modern comforts, surrounded by a romantic hotel- owned garden, a courtyard and a neoclassical temple, a perfect place for relaxing from the hustle and buzzle of the city. Romantic stays and a warm and kind service are guaranteed.
Not far from Florence, in San Casciano Val di Pesa, is the Villa I Barronci, a beautiful Bed & Breakfast in the middle of the breath taking landscapes of the Florentine Chianti hills and dreaming villages. All rooms offer the highest comfort and a comfortable and revitalizing stay and an unforgettable scenery is guaranteed. A place to truly relax and lean back and enjoy the togetherness with your loved one, taking long romantic walks through olive groves, wine walking tours and wine tastings, or just a swim in the panoramic swimming pool, you can be sure to feel romance in the air.
Florence, creates a subtly romantic flair and enchants everyone with its charm.