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Quirky Florence

Cradle of the Renaissance, romantic, enchanting and utterly irresistible, Florence (Firenze) brims full of world-class sights, restaurants and attractions. Here’s our guide to its more ofbeat charms.
The 500 Touring Club pass the Duomo
COMPILED BY AMANDA CANNING, WITH CONTRIBUTIONS FROM VIRGINIA MAXWELL AND NICOLA WILLIAMS. PHOTOGRAPHS: PAUL LINDSAY/ALAMY, ENRICO LANARI/GELATERIA PASTICCERIA BADIANI

Badia Fiorentina

SIGHTS

(jerusalem.cef.fr/it/ firenze-la-badia)

Delve into the Florence of the past in this 10th-century abbey in the city centre. Pop by for their daily choral service at 5.30pm, or get here earlier to explore the quiet cloister and purchase souvenirs from the shop selling soaps and condiments made by the clergy.

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