The locals are distinguished by refined manners and attention to appearance. Tourists will also need to select a wardrobe carefully and wear clothes does not look sloppy.
The restaurants of national cuisine in Florence serve all most popular Italian dishes. Pasta is one of the main national dishes of the country. Here you will find pasta of various shapes and tastes....
It’s normal to leave a tip in the restaurants and cafes. The usual amount of tips is around 10% of the bill.
from 14.00 to 15.30 is siesta. The majority of shops and restaurants are closed during this period. It is also not recommended to make phone calls during this time.
Tourists with children and young people should be careful when buying tickets to public transport. There is an interesting system of discounts in the city, so you can save considerably on travelling.
You can easily get to all main attractions of the city by bus. The public transport network is really well-developed here.
Late autumn is the best time to travel to Florence. At this time of the year the weather is fine all the time, and there are not so many tourists on the streets of the city like in summer or on the Christmas Eve.
Those, who want to save money on food, are recommended to visit local cafes and bars. In addition to widest choice of drinks they offer excellent salads and snacks at reasonable prices.