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Cristina

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Passionate traveler. Gourmet curious. Willing to write only about what matters.

Pitti from above

You need to set aside at least one day in Florence if you plan to visit Palazzo Pitti. There’s so much to see here! The Gallery of Modern Art, Silver Museum, Royal Apartments, Porcelain Museum, Carriage Museum, Palatine Gallery, Costume Gallery and Boboli Gardens… Palazzo Pitti is actually Florence’s largest …
Siena

Siena is that kind of city where the wine tastes better, the food gets better and even Italy becomes more beautiful all of a sudden. Of all the places in Italy, I fell in love with Siena. …Its peaceful medieval air, beautiful nature’s surroundings, classy shops and restaurants, amazing wine …
Verona

There’s so much more to Verona than meets the eye… Deserving its UNESCO World Heritage Site status, this beautiful Italian city is a testimony on both ancient Roman life and Romanesque architecture. Of course, Shakespeare’s well known literary inclination towards Verona adds up to its documented charm. Who hasn’t read …
London

By seeing London, I have seen as much of life as the world can show. – Samuel Johnson   Home of world-famous brands, such as Alexander McQueen, Burberry, Vivienne Westwood and more, London is the ultimate shopping spot for worldwide travelers. Upper Class and trendy, chic and hip, one can get lost …

Built in 1900s, Amsterdam American Hotel Hampshire Eden is one of Amsterdam’s official monuments. It combines the elegance of Art Deco style, with modern facilities and an atmosphere of the Roaring Twenties. Amsterdam American is located near the Leidseplein, and it is 75 meters from DeLaMar Theatre. The rooms in …
shopping in paris

As a mecca of luxury brands and haute couture, The City Of Lights is one of the best places in Europe when it comes to shopping. Chic or luxury boutiques, designer brands, flea markets, souvenirs and malls are located on both the grand boulevards and also spread across different neighborhoods …
Window shopping la rinascente

Where shopping is inspiring and events are amazing. Piazza della repubblica, 50123, Firenze If you’re out shopping in Florence, La Rinascente is the place to be! From men and women luxury fashion to perfumes, jewelry and home design products, this shopping mall is definitely a high-end experience and an real …
Miu Miu Florence

Via Roma 8R, 50123, Firenze phone: +39 055 2608931 http://www.miumiu.com/it?cc=IT An avalanche of silk, chiffon, baby animal patterns and precious accessories welcomes fashion lovers in Florence’s Miu Miu store this year. Pastel colors, airy materials and delicate clothing textures add to and create an almost shocking contrast with the maxi, …
Furla, Florence

On any earthly given day, Furla stands out from the crowd of endless leather bag designers. Tribal prints on leather, haute boho embroidery, pop art jungle scenes and futuristic twists are the trends this year. The Italian bag and wallet manufacturer surprises with an interesting mix of art and casualty, …

Via dei Pepi 28, Florence Located in the center of Florence (within a short walk from the Dome), this practical gym welcomes all tourists with a day pass. For 12 euro a day, you can workout using cardio equipment, free weights or take any of their classes. From Pilates to …