This famous pharmacy in Florence made perfume for famous patrons like Caterina de ‘Medici, the Queen of France
Liisa Wanders travel blog stories and tips for travel in Florence, Italy
Plaza Hotel Lucchesi in Florence: 5 reasons to stay
This review of Plaza Hotel Lucchesi in Florence is based on an independent stay. We were two friends travelling together sharing one room with two beds. I’ll never recommend a hotel unless I’ve personally stayed there and loved it. Disclosure: My blog contains links from Affiliate programmes, including Amazon Associates and Viator. At no extraContinue reading “Plaza Hotel Lucchesi in Florence: 5 reasons to stay”
Strange and Unusual Things to do in Italy
Catacombs and crypts, the skulls of Catholic saints, horrific artworks…Italy, you captured my dark heart!
Visiting Galileo’s finger in Florence Italy
When I learned that you can visit Galileo’s finger in a museum. I became very interested in the death of this infamous scientist.
The burials of Santa Croce Basilica in Florence
A veritable who’s who is buried in Santa Croce — artists, scientists, philosophers, composers. It’s not just a church, it’s a pantheon.