The Cathedral of Saint Mary of the Flower
Photo: Cattedrale di Santa Maria del Fiore, © Katrin Feldbauer
The Cathedral of Saint Mary of the Flower is a unique symbol of Florence. It is always the top in the the sights rating, that's why it draws a lot of visitors and it is a freal pearl of Florence. Despite the fact that there are a lot of splendid temples and cathedrals, the Cathedral of Saint Mary of the Flower is the most unusual one.
Piazza della Signoria
Photo: Piazza della Signoria, © Alexey Nikulnikov
Piazza della Signoria is a historical ceter of Florence and one of the most beautiful in Italy. Piazza della Signoria is known for sculptures. Of course they are eplicas, but surely worth seeing.
smallPhoto: The Basilica of the Holy Cross, © Mike Smith/small
The Basilica of the Holy Cross is a mysterious and splendid church. The interesting fact is that it was dedicated to God 250 years later after construction. It is also known that this is the place of tombs of uotstanding people of Florence and Italy.
a href="/italy/florence/ponte-vecchio>The Ponte Vecchionn
Photo: The Ponte Vecchio, © Ray Boone
The Ponte Vecchio is a well-known bridge over the Arno river and it is located in the narrowest place of the river almost in front of the Uffizi Gallery. It was constructed in 1345 and it is the only bridge that wasn't blown up durinh the Worl War II.