Just because the Basilica della Santissama Annuziata is a minor basilica doesn’t mean that it’s short on splendor. In fact, it’s pretty well sorted when it comes to things that borrow your breath. From the beautiful facade (which was added in 1601) to the amazing works of art inside (some of which date back to the 1400s), this amazing cathedral is packed with religious art, stunning architecture, and overall splendor enough to meet your quota. So if you're looking for all the stunning religious sights and architecture you can while you're in Florence, you won't want to miss out a stop by here.
Fiesole is a small town located on a hilltop just a 20 minute bus ride from the center of Florence.... Read more