Exhibit: From the sky to the earth

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Curious about seismography and meteorology? This exhibit, organized by the National Institute of Geology and Volcanology, presents over 100 meteorological and geophysical instruments.

Baptistry North Doors restored

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Restorations on Saint John’s Baptistery continue, after the conclusion of the works on the “Gates of Paradise”, the tasks now move to the north door.

One billion rising: A flashmob event in Florence

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Valentines Day can gather not only couples, but also millions of citizens around the world to express their disapproval about concerning issues, such as violence against women.

The Dali Universe

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Local and visitors can enjoy 100 works by the Master of Surrealism, Salvador Dalì, this fall which are on display at Palazzo Medici Riccardi, the beautiful headquarters of the Province of Florence. Called The Dalì Universe, the exhibit is a

Trendspotting: Pitti W 11

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Pitti Immagine, organizer of the bi-annual international trade fair, running from January 8 to 11, expects some 70 womenswear brands will be present at Pitti W 11, located at the former Dogana in via Valfonda. This edition of Pitti has

Trendspotting: Pitti Uomo 83

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Over 1000 Italian and international brands have returned to the city this January for 83rd edition of Pitti Uomo, Florence’s home-grown fashion trade fair which pays tribute this year to an activity that may seems to have fallen out of

Firenze Gelato Festival 2012

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Gelato Makers from all around the globe gather to Florence to show off their unique and delicious flavors.

Trendspotting at Pitti Uomo 82

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The Pitti Uomo hosted their 82nd edition of Florence’s fashion week this summer.

Coffee Culture in Italy

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Coffee first arrived in Venice from the middle east and used for medicinal purposes in the 1570s. By the 17th century there were coffee shops open in Venice and soon in the major cities in Italy. Now, Italians enjoy their

Venice Carnival

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Described by many to be the best Carnival in all of Italy, Venice holds the title of having some of the most extravagant events during the Carnivale season.