Nicky Swallow

Shopping in Florence: fashion and shoes

This guide takes you through the areas of Florence where you will find the best choice of stores selling clothes, shoes and accessories. Read the guide

Nightlife in Florence: how to have a good night out

It may be small, but Florence has enough going on after dark to keep most visitors on the lookout for night-time entertainment happy: just don’t make comparisons with the club scene back home. Read the guide

Shopping in Florence: the Artisans

The unique side to Florence's shopping scene is its long history of artisan craftsmanship. Read the guide

Shopping in Florence: for foodies

This walk is designed to inspire the foodies among you, which is not hard in Florence, a food and wine-lovers' dream where opportunities to shop for edible and drinkable goodies lurk on every corner. Read the guide

Nightlife in Florence: how to get a bit of culture

Opera, ballet, symphonic concerts, theatre, film: if culture's your thing, you’ll find something stimulating in Florence. Read the guide