Florence as Your Home
Florence is a city where every alley, road or square preserves a work of art. The city that fascinates and charms, a city to discover little by little, walking through its splendid historic centre to admire churches, monuments and historic buildings, such as the Palace which hosts La Signoria di Firenze. Starting here, you can visit the entire historic centre of Florence on foot: getting out from the main entrance of Our Palace, You are projected immediatly in the middle of the Florence's Renaissance, few steps far from the cross between the famous Via Calzaiuoli and the outstanding Piazza della Signoria and its Palazzo Vecchio ("Old Palace"), ancient center of the Local Florence's government. Keeping going in direction of Arno River, You will enter inside the court of Uffizi Gallery and, few steps ahead, the picturesque Ponte Vecchio ("Old Bridge"), one of the symbols of Florence, with all its typical jewelry shops. From the fabolous Via Calzaiuoli, You'll easily reach Piazza Duomo ("Dome Square"), the magnificent square of the Basilica di Santa Maria del Fiore, the Dome, symbol and soul of Florence, which was realized by Brunelleschi and frescos painted by Vasari and Zuccari. There is also the famous Campanile di Giotto ("Giotto's Bell Tower") that is covered with white, green and red marble, with the great Battistero beside. In Piazza Duomo You have automatically reached the Bargello, the important National Museum that hosts some of the most famous masterpieces from the Italian Renaissance.
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How Reach Us
From "A.Vespucci Florence/Peretola Airport" :
- by a private taxi You will get to B&B - La Signoria di Firenze in almost 15 minutes time
- with the direct service "Vola in bus" in almost 20 minutes time You will arrive to S.M.N Railway Station (Santa Maria Novella Station), from where You can continue by foot along Via Panzani and then running along Via de'Cerretani for 3 minutes time until the time You will see the majesty of the Duomo.Arrived in Piazza DuomoTurn on your right (Via dei Calzaiuoli) and proceed all straight on until you will reach Piazza della Signoria, cross with Via Calimaruzza. We are at number 1.
If You own a GPS Navigator, We suggest You to use it to have the latest news and updates regarding Florence traffic and motorways works.
We would like to announce that LA SIGNORIA DI FIRENZE - B&B got his own official registered geopositionament on every official GARMIN maps
For our guests who reach Florence by car is available a Garage partnered with Us called GARAGE INFERNO (www.garageinferno.it), with picking-up and return service included in the cost of 27,00 Euros every 24hours.
From 01/12/2011,all the vehicles that will arrive in front of BeB by car and will use a different Garage from the one partnered with us, have to pay 1,00 Euro for ZTL fee directly to B&B.
Have a good trip!