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GAY TRAVEL IN FLORENCE

THINGS TO DO IN FLORENCE

Florence is one of world’s best cities for culture and art and the capital of Tuscany, a beautiful area that is characterized by rolling hills and the Chianti wine. Florence is especially famous for its many historic buildings and art from the Renaissance period. Il Duomo di Firenze, the cathedral of Florence is one of the most visited buildings from this time period. The gay scene of Florence is quite limited, there are some gay bars but not enough to call it a lively gay scene. Most gay venues are located on the north side of the river Arno between the central train station and the Campo de Marte train station.

HOTELS FOR GAYS IN FLORENCE

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8.6

Hotel Regency

Hotel Regency is located in a quiet area in Florence not far from the busy city center. From the hotel it is only a ten-minute walk to Galleria dell'Accademie and many other attractions in the city center of Florence. From the hotel you have a views

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9.4

Firenze Number Nine Wellness Hotel

Firenze Number Nine Hotel & SPA is located within walking distance of the Santa Maria del Fiore Cathedral. This boutique hotel offers elegantly decorated rooms, a swimming pool, a gym and a spa. The services of the spa include massages and beauty treatments. The market of San Lorenzo and the Cappelle Medicee are just 100 meters away from the Firenze Number Nine Hotel & SPA. The Medici Ricc
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Hotel L’Orologio

On the Piazza Santa Maria Novella you will find Hotel L'Orologio. This hotel has an artistic look and offers beautifully decorated rooms. Every floor of the hotel is dedicated to a famous watchmaker. From some of the rooms you have beautiful views of historic Florence. Every day you can sit down in the breakfast room and enjoy a rich buffet. Santa Maria Novella train station is easily accessible o
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Grand Hotel Cavour

Grand Hotel Cavour is located near the Santa Maria del Fiore. The hotel has stylishly decorated rooms and a rooftop terrace from where you can admire the Florence Cathedral. The staff is friendly and has a lot of knowledge of Florence. Grand Hotel Cavour has its own restaurant specializing in egg dishes. After a day wandering around the city, you can enjoy cocktails in the bar or relax in the spa.

FAQ's ABOUT GAY FRIENDLY HOTELS IN FLORENCE

  • Why travel to Florence?
  • For many LGBTQ travelers, traveling is a very personal experience. They may choose to visit a city, country, or even a specific part of the world, namely because of its LGBT-friendliness. If you are a proud gay traveler, you may want to explore the cities and countries that are gay-friendly. This can help you meet new people and may result in positive experiences and personal growth, and a sense of pride.
  • What are the most important holidays & closing days?
  • The most important day in Florence is the 25th of February, and it is called Giorno del Ringraziamento (thank you day). The city is closed down, and thousands of people (without a ticket) come to see the city. Another important day in Florence is the 2nd of June, and it is called Giorno della Liberazione (liberation day). The city is closed down, and thousands of people (without a ticket) come to see the city.
  • When is the best time to travel to Florence?
  • For those who want to travel to Florence, Italy, summer is the best time to visit—it’s hot, but not too hot, with lots of sunshine and fewer crowds. Autumn is another good time, but with a warning. October is the month for Florence Art and Wine Festival, followed closely by November and December.
  • What are the general opening and closing hours of shops/museums?
  • The opening hours of shops/museums in Florence are as follows: Monday to Friday: 10:00 to 13:00 and 16:00 to 20:00, and Saturday: 10:00 to 13:00 and 15:00 to 18:00. If you are planning to visit Florence, it is important to know the hours of the shops and museums you wish to visit. No one will appreciate you by showing up and being turned away at the door.
  • How far is the nearest airport from Florence?
  • Fodio International Airport is the only airport in Florence, Italy. It is located in the south of the city, at the borders of Chianti, not far from Florence by train. Fodio is ranked among the top 5 airports in Europe in terms of passenger traffic, and it is also the second busiest in Europe after London-Heathrow. In fact, it is the busiest airport in Italy and one of the busiest in Europe.
  • How do I get from the central train station to my hotel?
  • Your best bet is to get off the train a stop before you arrive in Florence and then take a taxi. If you are going to stay at a hotel in the city center, you can take Florence’s public transport, either the subway or the tram. However, if you are staying in a suburb, there is a good chance that the nearest tram stop is not that close to the town center.
  • Is it easy to use public transport in Florence?
  • While Florence may be a stunning city for a variety of reasons, its public transport system is not one of them. On the contrary, its many tangles of underground tunnels will drive you completely mad if you need to make an infinitely repeated journey. The solution: hire a car—and the freedom to take your time.
  • Is it easy to get a taxi in Florence?
  • When it comes to taking a taxi in Florence, some people think that it’s easy to get a taxi in Florence. They think that all Taxi drivers know how to get to their destination. But in reality, it’s actually not that easy to get a taxi in Florence. A lot of Florence taxi drivers actually don’t know how to get to the place they are going. So it’s not that easy to get a taxi in Florence.
  • What are the main attractions of Florence?
  • Florence, one of the most beautiful cities in the world, is a destination that’s hard to pass up. A stroll through the city will lead you to one of the most famous tourist attractions in the world: the famous Ponte Vecchio, or Old Bridge. Also, you will find here one of the great wonders of the world, the Duomo, the symbol of Florence, a very old church. It is also a city which has been a capital since the time of the middle ages, a city with a great history behind it, a city which has many treasures to show the visitors.
  • Which museums can I visit in Florence?
  • The city is full of museums that allow you to see the world from a different perspective. One such museum is the “Civiltà Mazziniana,” which is the police museum that displays guns and other police equipment. On the other hand, the “Pinacoteca Nazionale” is the national museum of art and is the biggest museum in Florence, with galleries and halls on the first floor and the second floor dedicated to the Botticelli collection, with a short summary of all paintings.
  • In which area can you find most bars & restaurants?
  • For those of you who are looking to drink and socialize, you could try the Place de la Bourse on Piazza della Borsa, which is the area just below the Ponte Vecchio. This is the perfect place to spend a Sunday afternoon if you are looking for something to do while you are in Florence. There is also the bar in Piazza Santa Croce, located between the Basilica and the Uffizi. It’s known as “La Romanesca” and is located at Piano di Volta.
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