Located on the Via Cassia, the main route between Rome and the North, and in the fertile valley of the Arno, the settlement quickly became an important trade centre..
The building received its current name when the Medici Duke’s residence, moved across the Arno to the Palazzo Pitti.
The bridge also carries Vasari, the elevated corridor linking the Uffizi gallery, the Medici residence ( Palazzo Pitti ).
In the same way, the financing of the papacy, including the construction of their provisional capital of Avignon and, after his return to Rome, the reconstruction and Renaissance embellishment of Rome. The Goth king Totila razes the walls of Florence in the Gothic war: illumination from the Chigi manuscript of Villani’s Cronica. Around the city there are small placards on the walls noting where the flood waters reached at their highest point. November 2011, construction was stopped by foreign companies, difficulties and re-launched in 2014, and completion is now scheduled for 2018. The whole animal was traditionally eaten; tripe ( trippa ) and stomach ( lampredotto ) were once regularly on the menu and are still stationed in the snack car sold in the city. There is also a collection of works by the modern sculptor, Marino Marini, in a museum named after him. The construction of a second line began on 5. It’s a secundo was geniture of the Habsburg-Lorraine dynasty, who were deposed for the house of Bourbon-Parma in 1801.
The city’s primary resource was the Arno river, the power supply and the access for the industry (mainly textile industry) and access to the Mediterranean sea for international trade.. The Azzurri are from the quarter of Santa Croce, Bianchi from the quarter of Santo Spirito, Verdi are from San Giovanni and Rossi from Santa Maria Novella. Another theatre, the Teatro Comunale (or Teatro del Maggio Musicale Fiorentino), originally as an open-air amphitheatre, the Politeama Fiorentino Vittorio Emanuele which was inaugurated on 17 may 1862 with a production of Donizetti ‘s Lucia di Lammermoor and which seated 6,000 people. fill The event dates back to the middle ages, when the most important Florentine nobility, the play is enjoying herself while wearing bright costumes. Other important players in the fashion industry such as Prada and Chanel have large offices and stores in Florence or its surroundings. The female cadre of the ACF Fiorentina won the women’s football Federation of the Italian championship in the season 2016-17. Tickets for the Uffizi and Accademia museums are regularly sold out and large groups regularly, the basilicas of Santa Croce and Santa Maria Novella, both of which charge for entry. Artists from other regions, the once-in Florence include Raphael, Andrea Pisano, Giambologna, Il Sodoma and Peter Paul Rubens
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Since then, the bridges were back in their original forms, as many of the remaining materials as possible, but the buildings surrounding the Ponte Vecchio have been rebuilt in a style combining the old with modern design. To destroy, in 1944, the German retreat adopted, all the bridges along the Arno linking the district of Oltrarno to the rest of the city, to cross so that it is difficult for the British troops. The baptistery of San Giovanni is located in front of the Cathedral is decorated by numerous artists, notably by Lorenzo Ghiberti with the gates of Paradise. The Vasari corridor is another gallery, built connecting the Palazzo Vecchio with the Pitti Palace passing by the Uffizi and over the Ponte Vecchio.
In June 2017, it is a program of spraying Church led soaked with water, in order to prevent the tourists from the use of such surfaces as resting places.
Here is also the seat of the Istituto Nazionale del Rinascimento and the noted Gabi is a net Vieusseux, with the library and reading room.
Other museums and galleries include the Bargello, which concentrates on sculpture works by artists such as Donatello, Giambologna and Michelangelo; the Palazzo Pitti, which is part of the Medici family’s former private collection..
The first line in operation on the 14.
But when Savonarola publicly accused Pope Alexander VI of corruption, he was forbidden to the public.
I Medicei won the Serie A championship in 2016-17 and were promoted in Eccellenza for the season 2017-18. The Florence-Prato-Pistoia industrial districts and areas were known as the \\\”third Italy\\\” in the 1990s through the Export of high-quality goods and automobile (especially the Vespa ) and the prosperity and productivity of the Florentine entrepreneurs. With his exile in 1494, the first period of the reign of the Medici’s ended with the restoration of the Republican government. The main train station, Santa Maria Novella, is about 500 m (1,600 ft) North-West of the Piazza del Duomo. February 2010, Florence and connects the primary intercity railway station ( Santa Maria Novella ) with the southwestern suburb of Scandicci. The two buildings incorporate in their decoration for the transition from the middle ages to the Renaissance. The city is home to renowned Italian actors and Actresses, such as Roberto Benigni, Leonardo Pieraccioni and Vittoria Puccini.