Halloween in Florence – ghosts and mysteries

There are no jack-o-lanterns in store windows, no cloth ghosts hanging from doorways, and no cauldrons filled with candy on tables in restaurants in the months leading up to Halloween. It’s almost enough to make English-speaking expats and study-abroad students forget that with the end of October rapidly approaching, for ’tis the season for ghostly thrills and chills. Indeed, Florence’s narrow streets and long history make ghost spotting and scary storytelling a simple task. To find out more about ghosts of Florence past, see this article in The Florentine – and watch the video above!

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