The Ultimate Florence Bucket List

1. Admire David at the Accademia Museum – Michaelangelo’s infamous David’s Sculpture is housed in the Accademia Museum in Florence. Make sure to book tickets on the official website ahead of time to avoid long lines. 2. View the art in the Uffizi Gallery – This museum houses some of the world’s best art from the Italian Renaissance (i.e. La Primavera, The Birth of Venus, Ognissanti Madonna and more) 3. Stroll across the Ponte Vecchio – The colorful bridge you see in many photos of Florence is very lively and lined with expensive jewelry shops. 4. Explore Pitti Palace and relax in the Boboli Gardens – The former home of the Medici royal family is full of beautiful art and grandeur decor. 5. Try the local cuisine – Enjoy a Florentine steak, heart-shaped pizza, Coccoli (fried dough with cheese and prosciutto – YUM!), Wild Boar Ragu, and Truffle pasta (mushrooms are grown locally). 6. Relax in the Boboli Gardens – Lovely gardens located inside the Pitti Palace. The perfect place to rest from a full day of sightseeing. 7. Climb the steps of the Duomo – This is the main cathedral in the center of Florence. You can admire the architecture … Continue reading The Ultimate Florence Bucket List