- The Piazza della Signora and Palazzo Vecchio (the main square and medieval town hall)
- Il Duomo, the Cathedral of Santa Maria del Flore
- The Campanile Bell Tower
- The Ponte Vecchio, built in 1345, was Florence's first bridge across the Arno River and is the only surviving bridge from Florence's medieval days.
- Galleria dell'Academia
- Neptune's Square
Thursday, April 5, 2012
Italy Part 2: Florence
We spent a day in Florence and climbed the Duomo (all 414 steps) and got a bird's eye view of the city. We visited the art gallery containing Michelangelo's David and some other art pieces. Florence is a small city, known for its great shopping and abundance of artwork.