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Hotel Crocini Hotel Crocini propose accommodation in a historic building in a quiet area in Florence. Guests can enjoy the propertys garden and patio. Rooms at the Crocini are well-kept and decorated in classic style. Price: 89 € Rooms available20 rooms
Corso Italia 28, Florence, 2six-corso-italia_it_corso-italia
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Florence ( FLORR-ənss; Italian: Firenze [fiˈrɛntse] (listen)) is the capital town of the Italian region of Tuscany. It is the most populous town in Tuscany, with 383,084 inhabitants in 2013, and over 1,520,000 in its metropolitan area.Florence was a centre of medieval European trade and finance and one of the wealthiest cities of that era. It is considered the birthplace of the Renaissance, and has been called \"the Athens of the Middle Ages\". A turbulent political history have periods of rule by the powerful Medici family and numerous religious and republican revolutions. From 1865 to 1871 the town was the capital of the recently established Kingdom of Italy. The Florentine dialect forms the base of Standard Italian and it became the language of culture throughout Italy due to the prestige of the masterpieces by Dante Alighieri, Petrarch, Giovanni Boccaccio, Niccolo Machiavelli and Francesco Guicciardini. Request to Book
The town attracts millions of tourists each year, and the Historic Centre of Florence was declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 1982. The town is noted for its culture, Renaissance art and architecture and monuments. The town also contains numerous museums and art galleries, such as the Uffizi Gallery and the Palazzo Pitti, and still exerts an influence within the fields of art, culture and politics. Due to Florences artistic and architectural heritage, it has been ranked by Forbes as one of the most beautiful cities within the world.Florence is an important town in Italian fashion, being ranked within the high 15 fashion capitals of the world; furthermore, it is a major national economic centre, as well as a tourist and industrial hub. In 2008, the town had the 17th highest average income in Italy."